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Famous Roy Lichtenstein Paintings

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List of famous Roy Lichtenstein paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. A celebrated artist around the world, Roy Lichtenstein has created some of the most historic paintings of all time. These popular Roy Lichtenstein paintings fetch insane amounts of money at art auctions, so if you want to buy one then start saving your money now. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see paintings that Roy Lichtenstein created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned Roy Lichtenstein paintings by clicking the names of the pieces.

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Artist's Studio The Dance
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Artist: Roy Lichtenstein

Art Form: Painting

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Bauhaus Stairway is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Roy Lichtenstein Paintings
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Artist: Roy Lichtenstein

Art Form: Painting

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Drowning Girl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Roy Lichtenstein Paintings
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Drowning Girl is a 1963 painting with oil and synthetic polymer paint on canvas by Roy Lichtenstein. Utilizing the conventions of comic book art, a thought bubble conveys the thoughts of the figure, while Ben-Day dots echo the effect of the mechanized printing process. It is one of the most representative paintings of the pop art movement, and part of the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection since 1971. The painting is considered among Lichtenstein's most significant works, perhaps on a par with his acclaimed 1963 diptych Whaam!. Drowning Girl has been described as a "masterpiece of melodrama", and is one of the artist's earliest images depicting women in tragic situations, a theme to ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Roy Lichtenstein

Art Form: Painting

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Girl with Ball is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Roy Lichtenstein Paintings
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Girl with Ball is a 1961 painting by Roy Lichtenstein. It is an oil on canvas Pop art work that is now in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, after being owned for several decades by Philip Johnson. It is one of Lichtenstein's earliest Pop art works and is known for its source, which is a newspaper ad that ran for several decades and which was among Lichtenstein's earliest works sourced from pop culture. Girl with Ball was exhibited at Lichtenstein's first solo exhibition and was displayed in Newsweek '​s review of the show. This work significantly alters the original source and is considered exemplary of Lichtenstein's works that exaggerate the mechanically produced appearance ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: Roy Lichtenstein

Art Form: Painting

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