William Wegman, American
Bird Dog Suite
Hand signed, numbered lithograph
This rare hand signed, numbered and dated vintage photolithograph from the Bird Dog Suite is hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 50, hand initialed "ww" and dated "90". (1990).
The print measures 26 by 24 inches.
William Wegman is an immensely popular photographer and multimedia artist, perhaps most famous for his whimsical and original portrayals of dogs. Wegman has created film and video works for Saturday Night Live and Nickelodeon and his video segments for Sesame Street have appeared regularly since 1989Numerous retrospectives of Wegman's work have been held, among them "Wegman's World," which opened at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis in 1981 and toured the United States and "William Wegman: Paintings, Drawings, Photographs, Videotapes," which opened at the Kunstmuseum, Lucerne in 1990 traveling to venues across Europe and the United States including the Pompidou Center, Paris and The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. More recent exhibitions have included retrospectives in Sweden, Japan, Korea and Spain and, most recently the exhibition "Funney/Strange," which opened at the Brooklyn Museum of Art in 2006 with a catalogue published by Yale University, making its final stop at the Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus in the fall of 2007.
Never framed; fine condition.