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Lichtenstein Obit

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Lichtenstein Obit

Lichtenstein Obit

Lichtenstein Obit

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Linda talks with Michael Kimmelman, an art critic for the New York Times, about the work of Pop Art pioneer Roy Lichtenstein (LICK-ten-stine). Lichtenstein died today at the age of 73 in New York. He created paintings with poster-like colors and themes drawn from popular culture, incorporating commerical artforms into fine art. He was well-known for the superimposition of dots over his brightly-colored compositions, evoking images of newsprint and comic books.