Tom Wesselmann, TV Still Life, from the portfolio 11 Pop Artists, Volume III, 1965, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Philip Morris Incorporated, 1966.29.29
By 1960, ninety percent of American households owned a television set. Tom Wesselmann offers an ironic update of the classic still life with this fixture of the twentieth century. He needed only a few colors and regimented lines to define a kitchen counter and tile backsplash.
Pop Art Prints, 2014
TV Still Life, from the portfolio 11 Pop Artists, Volume III
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29 x 38 in. (73.7 x 96.5 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Philip Morris Incorporated
- Still life – furniture – television
- Still life – fruit – pear
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