Lot 160097 View Catalog
Showcased here is a vibrant hand-signed, limited edition lithograph by well known artist, teacher and writer, Peter Halley. This print, titled "Contamination I" is representative of Halley's style in its juxtaposition of flattened geometric forms with abstracted, recognizable subject matter. Bold, vivid colors combined with solid forms and hard edges contribute to the work's overall sculptural quality. Title: "Contamination I" 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.