ERIC ORR

Repeat | Eric Orr X Keith Haring (192/250)

$950

  • medium Silkscreen on 320 gram Coventry Rag paper with hand-deckled edges
  • edition 192/250
  • size 20.00w x 27.00h in
  • created 2020
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COA: This work comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from West Chelsea Contemporary. Courtesy of Eric Orr and the Keith Haring Foundation
Published and printed by Gary Lichtenstein Editions
Additional Info: In 1984, Eric Orr and Keith Haring joined forces to create a series of chalk drawings in the NYC subways. As their work evolved, the artists shifted their focus from the subway to the studio and embarked on the production of a suite of drawings. Included in the group was Repeat which had made its first appearance in the 23rd Street IRT uptown station. Little did Orr and Haring know that the reimagined drawing would be auctioned at Christie’s six years later. 2020 heralds a new beginning for Repeat, a truly unique silkscreen print that both illustrates and celebrates a fierce friendship that began in the early 1980s at The Roxy roller rink in NYC, when two young artists decided to trade t-shirts on the dance floor