Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

DAC Collection Artist Information

David Salle

American painter, active New York

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
American painter known for his composite paintings juxtaposing fragmented figures and environmental images, often using photographs from romance and pornographic magazines as his source material. Salle was an artist in residence in Kyoto, Japan, 14–21 December 1987.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500027321.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to David Salle:

David Salle Untitled, 1987 Soft-ground etching, spit-bite, and sugar-lift aquatint printed from five plates on Hahnemühle paper
David Salle Portrait with Scissors and Nightclub, 1987 Woodcut printed 58 times in eleven colors from 29 blocks on Echizen Kozo Nimai-Zuki paper
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