A primary source for Lichtenstein’s early work was comics, namely D.C. Comics, Inc. The compositional impact of comics along with their dramatic subject matter made them irresistible. By embracing more common forms of art such as comic books and popular illustrations, Lichtenstein became a significant force in the Pop Art movement. His paintings and gargantuan prints of cartoons and comics are amongst his most recognizable work.
Image size: 11 x11
Printer: New York
Publisher: Leo Castelli Gallery
Catalog ref: Prestel #143