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Keith Haring

Homo Decorans, 1985

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Details

Lot 19
Offset lithograph in colors on poster paper
24.0 x 33.5 in (61.1 x 85.1 cm)
Signed and dated on recto
Gundel.21; Döring.28

Location

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Description

Made to promote the artist’s 1985 exhibition at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark, this playful poster embodies Keith Haring’s iconic style. Featuring a dense composition of figures outlined in green and filled with short, black strokes, it simultaneously captivates and overwhelms.


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About Keith Haring

Keith Haring (American, 1958-1990) was an artist and activist who became a star of the 1980s New York City art scene. Along with Jean-Michel Basquiat, Haring was a central figure in Andy Warhol's creative and social circle. Through his public murals and subway drawings, as well as his prints and paintings, Haring created a range of images that have become internationally recognized and heavily iconicized across a bevy of genres and industries.