Lichtenstein, Roy (1923-1997), 'Hat', 1968.

'Hat', 1968.

Please Note: This item is not for sale.
Vinyl sheet silk-screened in red, yellow, blue and white, and hand-folded to form a tri-cornered hat.

Published by Letter Edged in Black Press and printed by Omega Graphics, New York in collaboration with Bernard Reitkopf in an edition of approx. 1500-2000.

Reference: Corlett III 9

‘Roy Lichtenstein’s red, white and blue folded print, a tri-cornered hat that the artist thinks of as an art deco boat as well. Its three dimensional structure is related to the freestanding printed ‘Pyramid’ (cat 62) of the same year.

‘Lichtenstein pointed out that the image is both a boat and a hat (Lichtenstein interview with Fine , August 11, 1993).

In custom-made perspex box.


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