Robert Indiana

HOPE, 2009

painted aluminum, ed. of 8
36x36x13 in.
$250,000 USD.

Known especially for his typographic rendering of the word “love;” expressed as paintings and sculpture, which has been widely imitated, satirized, and reproduced as unauthorized products. This work represented only one of many text-based works that he produced, and is considered one of the forerunners of what became known as…