Lot 157: Roy Lichtenstein - Surrealist Paintings (Cheese Head) - 1978
14 November 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "Surrealist Paintings (Cheese Head)" by Roy Lichtenstein, 1978 Unsigned Offset Lithograph. Paper size is 60 x 44.25 inches, with an image size of 34 x 28.25 inches. The Offset Lithograph is from an unknown edition size. and is not framed. The condition was rated A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Additional details: Using a pallet of bright primary colors in his composition, Lichtenstein developed the, now famous, technique of stenciled dotted lines that mimicked and amplified commercial printing patterns. This image is a rare and very large billboard exhibition poster created by Roy Lichtenstein for a show held at Ace Gallery in Los Angeles. It was published in 1978 and entitled Cheese Head.
Condition Report: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling
Artist or Maker: Lichtenstein, Roy
Medium: Offset Lithograph