News about Roy Lichtenstein
NEW YORK – The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will honor Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) with five commemorative Forever stamps featuring his colorful pop art. The first-day-of-issue event for the quintet of stamps will take place Monday, April 24 at the Whitney Museum of American Art.
DALLAS – A lithograph screenprint from Roy Lichtenstein’s popular Reflection series will vie for top-lot honors in Heritage Auctions Prints and Multiples Auction, April 21. The sale will feature artwork by many coveted artists, including Andy Warhol, KAWS, Wayne Thiebaud and Pablo Picasso. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
One of the most innovative and influential artists of the latter 20th century, Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) put the “Bif!,” “Bam!,” and “Pow!” into pop art. His larger-than-life paintings of people in melodramatic situations were inspired by comic strips and newspaper ads, and Lichtenstein made sure they were presented just that way – with a […]
OAKLAND, Calif. – Clars December 2015 sale of fine art, decorative, jewelry and Asian art sale was the second highest earning December sale in the firm’s history. This two-day sale, which totaled over $1 million, was filled with surprises as extraordinary prices were achieved on numerous Asian offerings as well as musical instruments.