Monica with Cézanne. 1994.
Silkscreen in colors.
Signed, numbered and inscribed "HC". Copy 6/12. Printed on cardboard in multiple colors 90 x 140 cm (35.4 x 55.1 in). 102,5 x 145,5 cm (40,4 x 57,3 in).
Published by International Images (with the blindstamp) and with the blidnstamp: Screened Images.
• The silkscreen combines the key components of his work: "Great American nudes", the aesthetics of the "steel-cut" works combined with the homage to a great pioneer of modernism.
• Along with Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein, Wesselmann is one of the most important representatives of American pop art.
• Paintings and prints by the artist can be found at, among others, the Museum of Modern Art, New York and Tate Modern, London.
PROVENANCE: Paul Rothman Collection, New York.
Private collection Baden-Württemberg (acquired from Ketterer Kunst 2006).
LITERATURE: Ketterer Kunst, Hamburg, auction 299, Kunst des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts, March 31, 2006, lot 1.564.
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