Lot 850037 View Catalog
Presented here is a striking hand-signed, limited edition lithograph by well known visual artist, Peter Halley. The print, entitled "Contamination II" is a true representation of Halley's style. The juxtaposition of flattened geometric forms with recognizable subject matter gives the piece a bold sculptural quality. Halley punctuates the intense feeling of the print by using vibrant colors and hard edges. Title: "Contamination II" 2002 Four color lithograph and fifteen color silkscreen Image size: 27.5 inches x 28 inches Sheet size: 31 3/8 inches x 31 3/4 inches Hand Signed by the artist in pencil, LR corner Numbered from a limited edition of 100, 10 AP Bright and fresh; never mounted, matted or framed Certificate of Authenticity * Peter Halley first came to the art world's attention in the early 1980s with his geometric paintings executed in vibrant day-glo colors. Halley is usually associated with such art movements as minimalism, neo-geo and neo-conceptualism. In addition, Halley is a successful writer, publisher and teacher. He is currently Director of Graduate Studies in Painting and Printmaking at the Yale School of Art.