DoneWed, Jul 25, 2018 5:00 PM EDT
New York, NY, USA
1970's Art: Prints, Original Posters, & More!
For the art of the 1970s, a decade emerging from 60s pop art, psychedelia and activism, a new flavor of all three arose, taking aspects of each into uncharted territories of iteration, distillation and experimentation. Visual conversations took place back and forth between many of the top artists who were friends or contemporaries, and a special breed of celebration seemed to be taking placeÂ— with command over their medium, their voice and their position in the spotlight, or perhaps with something more akin to the excitement of the fashionable exploits of the era. Psychedelia and hedonism were still active, as were social justice and artist rebellion. The art of the 1970s and the graphic work that transported it carries a particular edginess, channeled through some of contemporary artÂ’s most influential players. Relive the wild 70's, over 150 lots, opening bids at $20 and up, signed, unsigned, prints, posters, books and more...