Beautifully Custom Framed and Matted. Check out the thickness and layers of the paint. HAND-SIGNED in Acrylic with Sealed Certificate of Authenticity from Max's Publisher! Be careful with Gallery Certificates of Authenticity, for they are WORTHLESS if the gallery is not well known, or ever goes out of business.
The Pictures do not do the piece justice. This painting and frame is absolutely GORGEOUS. The painting is brand new, and has never been displayed, only taken out of the packaging for inspection and photographs. These are NOT stock photos.
The pictured item you see is the one you will be receiving. With symbolism-rich images and bright, bold colors, Peter Max's pieces helped define an era through popular art. "Cosmic Runner" is a one-of-a-kind acrylic mixed media on paper, hand signed by Max. This piece was custom framed by Sherman Gallery out of Marina Del Rey, California, and was framed using high quality moldings by Universal Framing Products. All materials in contact with the art are acid-free and archival.
21.5" x 19" (with frame), 11" x 8.5" (image). He lived in a pagoda-style house situated near a Buddhist monastery, a Sikh temple, and a Viennese cafe. With all that richness and diversity of culture, he still had a dream of an adventure yet to come in a far-off land called America.
From American comic books, radio broadcasts, and cinema shows, young Peter formed an impression of the land of Captain Marvel, Flash Gordon, swing jazz, swashbucklers, freedom, and creativity. In 1953, Peter's family emigrated to America after a six-month visit to Paris. During this relatively short stay, Peter enrolled in an art school and began to absorb the culture and artistic heritage of Paris. At the age of sixteen, he realized his childhood fantasy and arrived in America.
After completing high school, Max continued his art studies at The Art Student's League, a renowned traditional academy across from Carnegie Hall in Manhattan. Here, he learned the rigid disciplines of realism and developed into a Realist painter. As a portraitist for four former U. Presidents Carter, Ford, Bush, Sr.
And Reagan, Max was approached by the inaugural committee in 1993 to create posters for Bill Clinton's inauguration. He was later invited to the White House to paint the signing of the Peace Accord. Aside from his years as a Realist painter, Max true station as an artist is that of a Pop Art visionary.His boldly-colored and vibrant paintings in his "Cosmic'60s" style are recognizable around the world. A combination of Expressionism and Pop Art, his work is often dedicated to the country he has loved since his youth, and the Statue of Liberty and the American flag often feature prominently in his paintings.
Max also cares passionately about the environment and human rights and has designed and dedicated paintings and posters to increase international awareness of these causes. Max has also been the official artist for many major events including, among others, the World Cup, the Grammy Awards, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Super Bowl.Whether viewing Peter Max's realist portraits, Expressionist paintings, or Pop Art creations, one is left without a doubt that he is an artistic luminary of the twentieth century. All Auctions must be paid within 4 days. The item "PETER MAX ORIGINAL Signed mixed media ACRYLIC PAINTING COSMIC RUNNER FRAMED COA" is in sale since Saturday, August 31, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
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