John Stango Monumental Pop Art Mixed Media Painting of Jean-Michel Basquiat
John Stango (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, born 1958)
Untitled (Basquiat Absolut)
Acrylic painting with serigraph on canvas
Signed to lower left and verso
Stango is best known for his Pop Art style paintings. He earned his BA in Painting and Graphic Design from Temple University. His self-coined “American Muscle Car” style utilizes silkscreen printing and hand-painting in conjunction with juxtaposed pop culture imagery and thick brushstrokes. His inspirations and subject matter includes popular celebrity icons, advertising, mid-century modernism, and more. Stango currently works in his warehouse studio outside of Philadelphia.
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- dust accretions to surface; minor abrasions throughout the composition; staining to upper right edge; minor dimpling to lower left; handling smudge to edges; minor wear and staining to verso.