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DAC Collection Artist Information

James Rosenquist

American painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Pop artist whose work was strongly influenced by his years as a billboard painter (1955-1958). In his signature style on large canvases, Rosenquist would juxtapose air-brushed imagery taken from advertisements, magazines, and pop culture as a whole.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500021855.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to James Rosenquist:

James Rosenquist Bunraku, 1970 Lithograph on cream wove (Arches?) paper
James Rosenquist Untitled, 1973 Screenprint
James Rosenquist Untitled, ca. 1964 Lithograph
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