Kathy on a Pedestal, 2001 - Lisa Yuskavage

About the Work

About Kathy on a Pedestal

The exaggerated female forms of Lisa Yuskavage's world engage with the art-historical canon while also commenting on contemporary mores. While the artist usually works in bright, jarring color, here, in a one-color lithograph, Yuskavage studies a curvaceous nude ...

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The exaggerated female forms of Lisa Yuskavage's world engage with the art-historical canon while also commenting on contemporary mores. While the artist usually works in bright, jarring color, here, in a one-color lithograph, Yuskavage studies a curvaceous nude precariously balanced on a stool.

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About the Artist

About Lisa Yuskavage

Lisa Yuskavage, the premier "bad girl painter" of the contemporary art world, is well known for her highly sexualized paintings of the female form. Dreamy ...Read More
Lisa Yuskavage, the premier "bad girl painter" of the contemporary art world, is well known for her highly sexualized paintings of the female form. Dreamy and pornographic, almost as if they were painted from 1970s Playboy spreads, Yuskavage's compositions feature anatomically impossible female bimbos with gigantic breasts, extended derrieres, and tousled hair. They daringly portray male sexual fantasies from the perspective of a female.

An increasingly popular subject of solo exhibitions at major institutions, Yuskavage is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Tiffany Foundation Grant and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship.Read Less

Kathy on a Pedestal, 2001

Lisa Yuskavage

Print
Size Price
22.50" x 17.00" $3,000
Edition of 23

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Description

Intaglio in 1 color on Shikibu Gampi laid down on Lana Gravure.

Authentication

Signed on lower right by the artist on recto.

Dimensions

The quoted dimensions are for the paper size. The actual image size is 13.75" x 9".

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