Martin Kippenberger. Untitled (Robert Indiana). 1991

Martin Kippenberger Untitled (Robert Indiana) 1991

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Kippenberger's massive body of work comprises drawings, paintings, posters, objects, books, and installations. His equally wide-ranging subject matter was drawn largely from contemporary life in Germany. His multilayered works humorously comment on politics, tradition, party culture, and art history. To make these collages, he paired fragments of printed reproductions of works by Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Lindner, and Robert Indiana with sections of German postcards, honoring these icons of American art history and bestowing their work with new interpretations.

Gallery label from Compass in Hand: Selections from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, April 22, 2009–January 4, 2010.
Medium
Cut-and-pasted printed paper on printed paper
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 11 3/8" (34.3 x 28.9 cm)
Credit
The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection Gift
Object number
2065.2005
Copyright
© 2020 Estate Martin Kippenberger, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
Department
Drawings and Prints

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