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Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his New York studio with his newest work.
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his New York studio with his newly finished painting in 1968. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best c...
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1960s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Graffiti artist Keith Haring photographed with his work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Graffiti artist Keith Haring photographed with his work on April 12, 1984. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best color work, and Mit...
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1970s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Artist Ellsworth Kelly photographed in his studio with his latest work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Artist Ellsworth Kelly photographed in his studio with his latest work in October 1968. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best color ...
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1960s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Video artist Nam June Paik photographed with his latest multimedia work.
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Video artist Nam June Paik photographed in his studio with his latest multimedia work, 1970. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best ...
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1970s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Imperfection Is Beauty III. Artist Proof 5, Cobalt Blue, Canary Yellow, Signed
By Metin Salih
Located in London, GB
Diamond Dusted Artist's Proof International artist Salih hails from a ‘Mad Men’ – esque background, having illustrated and painted for almost every agency and brand you can think of...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Ink, Oil, Acrylic, Canvas

Artist Red Grooms in his New York City studio with his multimedia sculptures
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Artist Red Grooms in his New York City studio with his multimedia sculptures, 1972. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best color wor...
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1970s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Artist Red Grooms in his New York City studio with his multimedia sculptures
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Artist Red Grooms in his New York City studio with his multimedia sculptures, 1981. This was printed in 2010 when work began on restoring and printing Jack Mitchell's best color wor...
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1980s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Triple from 11 Pop Artists Vol. III
By Gerald Laing
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Gerald Laing, British (1936 - 2011) Title: Triple from 11 Pop Artists Vol. III Year: 1965 Medium: Silkscreen, signed in pencil Edition: AP Size: 30 x 36 in. (76.2 x 91.4...
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1960s Pop Art Abstract Prints

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Screen

British Pop Artist & Sculptor Allen Jones
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist Artist Allen Jones, whose art inspired the Korova Milk Bar in Stanley Kubrick's 'A Clockwork Orange', 1970. Signed on...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist & Sculptor Allen Jones
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist Artist Allen Jones, whose art inspired the Korova Milk Bar in Stanley Kubrick's 'A Clockwork Orange', 1970. Comes dir...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Jim Dine '1935' "Throat, from Pop Artist's Volume II"
By Jim Dine
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Jim Dine (1935) "Throat, from Pop Artist's Volume II" Gallery Mikro 36 Screen-print in colors, 1965, signed in pencil, numbered 'XXXI' sheet, 30" x 24 in. Framed size: Height...
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20th Century Contemporary Art

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Canvas

Landscape 1 from 11 Pop Artists Series
By Allan D'Arcangelo 1
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork titled "Landscape 1 from 11 Pop Artists Series" is an original screen print by American artist Allan D'Arcangelo, 1930-1998. It is signed, dated and numbered 197/200 in...
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Late 20th Century Pop Art Abstract Prints

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Screen

Pop artist James Rosenquist photographed with his work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
8 x 10" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Pop artist James Rosenquist photographed with his work in 1969. This is a print that was published by a newspaper or magazine which they ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein & wife Dorothy, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of pop artist Roy Lichtenstein and his wife Dorothy photographed in his Manhattan loft, 1968. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. C...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist Gerald Laing portrait in his studio signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
British pop artist and sculptor Gerald Laing in his studio on October 30, 1968. Vintage silver gelatin exhibition photograph made by Jack Mitchell. Signed on the reverse by Jack Mitc...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Gentlemen prefer them blondes and pop artists as well.
By Antonio de Felipe
Located in Malmo, SE
Gentlemen prefer them blondes and pop artists as well. Silkscreen and acrylic on canvas Artwork size: 75 x 75 x 3 cm. Frame size: 87 x 86 x 5 cm. Acquired directly from the artist...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Acrylic

Billy Bengston (Portrait of the Pop Artist)
By Theo Wujcik
Located in Hudson, NY
Theo Wujcik (1936-2014): Billy Al Bengston, 1970. Etching in black on wove paper. Unsigned. 9 x 8 in. (sheet), 10 x 9 in. (frame). Custom welded brass frame with resolved corners a...
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1970s Photorealist Portrait Prints

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Etching

Peter Max (Portrait of the Pop Artist)
By Theo Wujcik
Located in Hudson, NY
Theo Wujcik (1936-2014): Peter Max, 1970. Etching in black on wove paper. Unsigned. 3.5 x 4.25 in. (sheet), 10 x 9 in. (frame). Custom welded brass frame with resolved corners and ...
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1970s Photorealist Portrait Prints

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Etching

British pop artist and sculptor Gerald Laing in his NYC studio
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist and sculptor Gerald Laing photographed in his New York City studio in 1968. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Arc...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British pop artist and his wife Galina pose for wedding photos
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist and his wife Galina pose for wedding photos in Jack Mitchell's studio, 1969. The quintessential mod 1960's look. Mitc...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Chinese Graffiti Pop Artist Kwok, Mixed Media Collage
By Kwok Mang Ho
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Filipino Fire by Frog King Kwok (Hong Kong, born 1947) Arguably the most prolific performance artist in Hong Kong, Frog King Kwok (Kwok Mang Ho) in his ubiquitous artistic persona ‘F...
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20th Century Contemporary Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

Pop Artist Jack Brusca in his Manhattan studio, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of pop artist Jack Bruca in his Manhattan studio with recent work, 1969. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. Comes directly from th...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist Gerald Laing in his Manhattan studio with recent work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British Pop Artist Gerald Laing in his Manhattan studio with recent work, 1970. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Archives with a ce...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Jack Brusca in his Manhattan studio, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of pop artist Jack Bruca in his Manhattan studio with recent work, 1969. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. Comes directly from th...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein and his wife Dorothy. Signed By Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein and his wife Dorothy in his New York studio in 1968. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. Comes direc...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his NYC studio, signed By Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his NYC studio with his recent work, signed By Jack Mitchell on the verso. Comes directly from the Jack ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his NYC studio, signed By Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein in his New York studio in 1968. Signed by Jack Mitchell on the print recto. Comes directly from the Jack Mit...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein in his Studio, Color 17 x 22" Exhibition Photograph
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein photographed in his New York studio with new work in 1968. One of Mitchell's most beautiful color photographs. This exhibition print is 17 x 22". Comes di...
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1960s Pop Art Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

British pop artist Gerald Laing & wife Galina pose nude for wedding photos
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist Gerald Laing and his wife Galina pose nude for wedding photos in Jack Mitchell's studio, 1969. Mitchell was a long-ti...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist Allen Jones with his work, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist Allen Jones, whose art inspired the Korova Milk Bar in Stanley Kubrick's 'A Clockwork Orange' - 1970. Signed by Jack ...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British pop artist Gerald Laing & wife Galina, nude, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British pop artist Gerald Laing and his wife Galina pose nude for wedding photos in Jack Mitchell's studio, 1969. Mitchell was a long-ti...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Tom Wesselmann posing in his Manhattan studio with new work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
8 x 11.5" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Pop Artist Tom Wesselmann posing in his Manhattan studio with new work, 1969. This is a print that was published by the New York Times ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist Gerald Laing and wife photographed nude
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
Artist Gerald Laing and his wife Galina Golikova, nude, 1968. Gerald was a close friend of Jack Mitchell and the photos were taken to celebrate their wedding. Vintage silver gelatin ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

British Pop Artist Gerald Laing & his wife Galina pose for wedding photos signed
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of British Pop Artist Artist Gerald Laing and his wife Galina posing for wedding photos in 1969 (this is an extremely rare print). Signed b...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Dr Claribel & Miss Etta (Cone Sisters) British Pop Artist Kitaj
By Ronald Brooks Kitaj
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Ronald Brooks Kitaj RA 1932 – 2007 was an American artist with Jewish roots who spent much of his life in England. He became a merchant seaman with a Norwegian freighter when he was ...
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1990s Pop Art Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Pastel

Pop Artist Tom Wesselmann, studio portrait, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Tom Wesselmann, 1971, signed by Jack Mitchell on the print recto and numbered 4 of 25. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchell Arch...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Jack Brusca in his NYC studio with new work, signed by Jack Mitchell
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
11 x 14" vintage silver gelatin photograph of Pop Artist Jack Brusca in his NYC studio with new work, signed by Jack Mitchell on the print verso. Comes directly from the Jack Mitchel...
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1970s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Roy Lichtenstein standing against mirror with new work in background
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
8 x 10" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Roy Lichtenstein posing in his studio with new work in the background, extremely unusual image standing next to a mirror. This is ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Pop Artist Robert Indiana posing in his studio with his famous LOVE sculpture
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
8 x 10" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Robert Indiana posing in his studio with his famous LOVE sculpture, 1969.. This is a print that was published by the New York Time...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

Italian Pop Artist Anna Bianchi’s Lenny Kravits Abstract Black and White Acrylic
Located in Houston, TX
Lenny Kravits painting on canvas. Black and white acrylic by artist Anna Bianchi. Anna is a contemporary artist similar to Wharhol, Hamilton, Rotella. Inspired by fashion and film, ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Paintings

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Acrylic

Pop Artist Alex Katz at New York City Fischbach Gallery exhibition of his work
By Jack Mitchell
Located in Senoia, GA
8 x 10" vintage silver gelatin photograph of artist Alex Katz at the opening of his show at the Fischbach Gallery in New York City, December 1967. This is a print that was published ...
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1960s Pop Art Black and White Photography

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Silver Gelatin

1980 Various Artists 'Lincoln Center Posters' Pop Art Multicolor Book
By Various Artists
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper Size: 16 x 11.5 inches ( 40.64 x 29.21 cm ) Image Size: 16 x 11.5 inches ( 40.64 x 29.21 cm ) Framed: No Condition: B: Very Good Condition, with signs of handling or age ...
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1980s Prints and Multiples

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Other Medium

"Street Box CC (White)" Colorful Mixed Media Pop Work by French Street Artist
By Aiiroh
Located in New York, NY
This piece depicts an abstract Chanel Logo with bursts of color and pop art design. Done with beautiful expressive compositions of Comics mixed with spray paint and resin on the Cha...
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2010s Pop Art Abstract Paintings

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Board, Mixed Media, Spray Paint, Acrylic

Franz Kline Artist License Plate, Pop Art
By Greg Constantine
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Vacuum formed plastic or styrene painted and screenprinted by the artist. from his artist license plate series. Pop Art from the corporate art collection of a Mid Western bank. Const...
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1980s Pop Art Mixed Media

"Street Box CC (Pink)" Colorful Mixed Media Pop Art Work by French Street Artist
By Aiiroh
Located in New York, NY
This piece depicts an abstract Chanel Logo with bursts of color and pop art design. Done with beautiful expressive compositions of Comics mixed with spray paint and resin on the Cha...
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2010s Pop Art Abstract Paintings

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Mixed Media, Spray Paint, Acrylic, Board

Ben Frost - Super Mario - Artist Proof - Pop Art
By Ben Frost
Located in Asheville, NC
Ben Frost Super Mario - Artist Proof Signed & Marked Certificate of Authenticity Edition of 30 Australian contemporary artist Ben Frost is best known for his bold, irreverent Pop Ar...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Prints and Multiples

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Giclée

Artist and Model (Kitsch Pop Art kids painting)
Located in Hudson, NY
Amazing ca. 1950 illustration of children by American artist, Florence Kroger (1897-1980). Oil on canvas measures 24 x 28 inches; 26 x 30 inches in an oak frame. Excellent, clean con...
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Mid-20th Century Pop Art Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Marilyn - Contemporary figurative Print, Pop Culture, Pop art, Polish artist
Located in Warsaw, PL
*** Please note: Pictures of print in frame are only a visualization. Artwork is sold unframed DANUTA DĄBROWSKA-SIEMASZKIEWICZ Painter and graphic artist. Her works have been publis...
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20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Prints

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Paper, Screen

Kiki - Contemporary figurative Print, Pop Culture, Pop art, Polish artist
Located in Warsaw, PL
*** Please note: Pictures of print in frame are only a visualization. Artwork is sold unframed DANUTA DĄBROWSKA-SIEMASZKIEWICZ Painter and graphic artist. Her works have been publis...
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20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Prints

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Paper, Screen

Jeff Gillette - Thermonuclear Bomb (Brown) - Pop Art & Contemporary Artist
By Jeff Gillette
Located in Asheville, NC
Jeff Gillette - Brown Bomb - Pop Art & Contemporary Artist Artists: Gillette, Jeff Edition Details: Year: 2021 Class: Art Print Status: Official Released: 05/25/21 Run: 100 Techn...
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2010s Pop Art Prints and Multiples

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Screen, Color, Giclée

Caramia Caramello, Pop Art, Nude, American Artist, 21st Century
By Mel Ramos
Located in Hamburg, DE
Mel Ramos (born 1935) Caramia Caramello, 2008 Medium: Lithograph in colors Dimensions: 94.5 x 58 cm Edition of 199: Hand signed and numbered Condition: Excellent “Mr. Ramos (…) bega...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Hav-A-Havana 6, Pop Art, Nude, American Artist, 21st Century
By Mel Ramos
Located in Hamburg, DE
Mel Ramos (American, born 1935) Hav-A-Havana 6, 1999 Medium: Lithograph in colors, on wove paper Dimensions: 52.5 x 55.5 cm Edition of 199: Hand signed and numbered Condition: Mint
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Nude Prints

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Lithograph

Hav-A-Havana 3, Pop Art, Nude, American Artist, 20th Century
By Mel Ramos
Located in Hamburg, DE
Mel Ramos (American, born 1935) Hav-A-Havana 3, 1999 Medium: Lithograph in colors, on wove paper Dimensions: 57.5 x 57.5 cm Edition of 199: Hand signed and numbered Condition: Mint
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20th Century Pop Art Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Pop Art, “Campbell's Onion Soup”, Artist’s Proof, original Mixed Media
By Pietro Psaier
Located in Nutfield, Surrey
This is an original work of art by the artist who was a contemporary of Andy Warhol. During the 1950’s the artist assisted his father on concept car designs for Enzo Ferrari but when...
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20th Century Pop Art Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

Carlos Irizarry 'Picasso' Pop Serigraph Artist Proof
Located in New York, NY
Pop Art artist proof serigraph creathed by Carlos Irizarry in 1970 and showing a colorful collage of photographs of Pablo Picasso in his atelier and some of his artwork. The piece is...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Prints

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Paper

Elisabeth - Contemporary figurative Print, Pop art, Polish artist
Located in Warsaw, PL
*** Please note: Pictures of print in frame are only a visualization. Artwork is sold unframed DANUTA DĄBROWSKA-SIEMASZKIEWICZ Painter and graphic artist. Her works have been publis...
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20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Prints

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Paper, Screen

Pop Art, "Faces of Hollywood Series", Artist's Proof, certificate on rear
By Pietro Psaier
Located in Nutfield, Surrey
This is an original work of art by the artist who was a contemporary of Andy Warhol. During the 1950’s the artist assisted his father on concept car designs for Enzo Ferrari but when...
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20th Century Pop Art Mixed Media

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Mixed Media

American Pop art artist, Richard Lindner exhibition poster
By Richard Lindner
Located in Petworth, GB
Richard Lindner (German-American, 1901-1978) An Art exhibition poster for Lennox Hill Hospital and Skowhegan School of painting and sculpture, 1967 Artist’s proof Signed in pencil ‘R...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Prints

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Lithograph

Robert Rauschenberg Pop Art, 1976, "Artists Rights Today"
By Robert Rauschenberg
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Robert Rauschenberg pop art offset lithograph created 1976. Pencil signed, dated, and numbered lower right. The edition size is 16 of 125. Titled: Artists rights today. The work...
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Late 20th Century Prints

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Paper

Coca-Lola, Nude, Pop Art, Contemporary Art, 21st Century, American Artist
By Mel Ramos
Located in Hamburg, DE
Mel Ramos (born 1935) Coca-Lola No. 4, 2004 Medium: Lithograph in colors Image dimensions: 67.5 x 44.5 cm Sheet dimensions: 88 x 60 cm Edition of 100: Hand signed and numbered Condit...
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21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Nude Prints

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Lithograph

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Pop Artists For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, there are several options of pop artists available for sale. There are many Pop Art, Contemporary and Street Art versions of these works for sale. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Adding a colorful pieces of art to a room that is mostly decorated in warm neutral tones can yield a welcome change — see the pop artists on 1stDibs that include elements of gray, black, beige, purple and more. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by Jack Mitchell, Metin Salih, Susan Elliott, Chris Pegg and KAWS are consistently popular. The range of these distinct pieces — often created in silver gelatin print, paint and synthetic resin paint — can elevate any room of your home. Not every interior allows for large iterations of these items, so small pop artists measuring 0.8 inches across are available.

How Much are Pop Artists?

The average selling price for pop artists we offer is $2,214, while they’re typically $60 on the low end and $185,000 for the highest priced.

A Close Look at pop-art Art

Perhaps one of the most influential contemporary-art movements, Pop art emerged in the 1950s. In stark contrast to traditional artistic practice, it drew on imagery from popular culture — comic books, advertising, product packaging and other commercial media — to create paintings and sculptures that celebrated ordinary life in the most literal way.

Pop art started in Britain as a reaction, both positive and critical, to the period’s consumerism. Its goal was to put popular culture on the same level as so-called high culture.

Richard Hamilton’s 1956 collage Just what is it that makes today’s homes so different, so appealing? is widely believed to have kickstarted this unconventional new style.

Pop art works are distinguished by their bold imagery, bright colors and seemingly commonplace subject matter. Practitioners sought to challenge the status quo, breaking with the perceived elitism of the previously dominant Abstract Expressionism and making statements about current events. Other key characteristics of Pop art include appropriation of imagery and techniques from popular and commercial culture; use of different media and formats; repetition in imagery and iconography; incorporation of mundane objects from advertisements, cartoons and other popular media; hard edges; and ironic and witty treatment of subject matter.

Although British artists launched the movement, they were soon overshadowed by their American counterparts. Pop art is perhaps most closely identified with Andy Warhol, whose clever appropriation of motifs and images helped to transform the artistic style into a lifestyle. Most of the best-known Pop artists started in commercial art (Warhol made whimsical drawings as a hobby during his early years as a commercial illustrator), a background that helped them in merging high and popular culture.

Roy Lichtenstein was another prominent American Pop artist. Much like Warhol, Lichtenstein drew his subjects from print media, particularly comic strips, producing paintings and sculptures characterized by primary colors, bold outlines and halftone dots, elements appropriated from commercial printing. Recontextualizing a lowbrow image by importing it into a fine-art context was a trademark of his style. Neo-pop artists like Jeff Koons and Takashi Murakami further blurred the line between art and popular culture.

Pop art rose to prominence largely through the work of a handful of men creating works that were unemotional and distanced — in other words, stereotypically masculine. However, there were many important female Pop artists, such as Rosalyn Drexler, whose significant contributions to the movement are recognized today. Best known for her work as a playwright and novelist, Drexler also created paintings and collages embodying Pop art themes and stylistic features.

Read more about the history of Pop art and the style’s famous artists, and browse a collection of Pop art prints, photography and other works on 1stDibs.