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Introduction
Wayne Thiebaud ( TEE-boh; born November 15, 1920) is an American painter known for his colorful works depicting commonplace objects—pies, lipsticks, paint cans, ice cream cones, pastries, and hot dogs—as well as for his landscapes and figure paintings. Thiebaud is associated with the pop art movement because of his interest in objects of mass culture, although his early works, executed during the fifties and sixties, slightly predate the works of the classic pop artists. Thiebaud uses heavy pigment and exaggerated colors to depict his subjects, and the well-defined shadows characteristic of advertisements are almost always included in his work.
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Q698275
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Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Roles
Artist, Graphic Artist, Painter
Names
Wayne Thiebaud, Morton Wayne Thiebaud, Wayne Morton Thiebaud
Ulan
500010185
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