Paul McCartney

Shepard Fairey

Paul McCartney, Prints by Shepard Fairey
Savvy Price $300.00
Gallery Price $400.00
Title
Paul McCartney
Artist
Shepard Fairey
Medium
Screenprint (serigraph, silkscreen) on paper
Edition
152/ 600
Image size
22 5/8" height X 17" width
Paper size
24" height X 18" width
Signed
"Shepard Fairey 09" at viewer's lower right margin/ image in graphite
Date of creation
2009
Condition
Excellent, never framed
Provenance
Mi Run
About The Paul McCartney

Change does begin within.  This original screenprint commemorates a benefit concert for the David Lynch Foundation held April 4, 2009.

About Shepard Fairey

"Frank Shepard Fairey (born 1970) is an American contemporary street artist, graphic designer, activist, illustrator and founder of OBEY Clothing.  He emerged from the skateboarding scene.

Fairey first became known for his "Andre the Giant Has a Posse" (...OBEY...) sticker campaign while attending Rhode Island School of Design.  He became widely know during the 2008 U.S. presidential election for his Barack Obama "Hope" poster.  The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston has described him as one of the best know and most influential street artists.

His work is included in the collections of The Smithsonian, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego, the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

Fair is known for his "bold iconic style based on styling and idealizing images" appropriate from Wikipedia

Other Works By Shepard Fairey:
  • George Harrison, Prints by Shepard Fairey
  • Moon over Biloxi, Prints by Shepard Fairey
  • May Day, Prints by Shepard Fairey
  • Relief for Haiti, Prints by Shepard Fairey
Cultures

USA

Medium

Prints

Subject

Celebrity Portrait

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