New paintings by Tom Wesselmann
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New paintings by Tom Wesselmann [catalogue of an exhibition at the] Sidney Janis Gallery,New York, May 10 - June 4, 1966 by Tom Wesselmann

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Published by Chadwyck-Healey in Bishops Stortford .
Written in English

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Microfiche reproduction of catalogue originally published: New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, 1966.

ContributionsSidney Janis Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13678283M

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Tom Wesselmann was an American artist associated with the Pop Art movement who worked in painting, collage and sculpture. Wesselmann never liked his inclusion in American Pop Art, pointing out how he made an aesthetic use of everyday objects and not a criticism of them as consumer objects. Jinny Wright and the Art That Shaped a New Seattle. - Explore artexperiencenyc's board "Tom Wesselmann", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Pop art, Toms, Erotic art pins. The exhibition “A Different Kind of Woman” is inspired by Tom Wesselmann’s exhibition at the Sidney Janis Gallery in New York and features “Bedroom Tit Box” () a Wesselmann classic that is restaged for the first time in Paris. The exhibition also presents seminal examples of Wesselmann’s post-collage works, making this.   Tom Wesselmann in New York with one of his paintings, Photograph: Jack Mitchell/Getty Images S ex is the thing that made the late Tom Wesselmann great, sometimes hated, and an oddity among.

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