LEROY NEIMAN "Santa Anita 1979" Artist Proof Serigraph
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In Leroy Neiman’s bright, expressionist style, “Santa Anita 1979” depicts a horse race with a mountain backdrop. Cool tones of green, blue, and purple are complemented by pops of pink and orange in the figures. This Artist Proof serigraph is signed by artist, in corner.
About the Artist:
LeRoy Neiman (1921-2012) was an American artist who used bright colors with expressionist style recreate iconic images, primarily of musicians, athletes, and sporting events. Neiman studied at The Art Institute of Chicago after serving in World War II. He then worked as a part of the Art Institute staff for ten years. While working as a freelance fashion illustrator, he met Hugh Hefner and became a frequent contributor to Playboy Magazine. He traveled the world and catalogued his journeys with paintings of leisurely life, athletic competitions, and social activities. Jazz, casinos, and nightlife along with historical athletic happenings such as the Olympics, the World Series, the Super Bowl, and the Kentucky Derby were all at Neiman’s fingertips. He was very commercially successful, and became an exceedingly generous philanthropist, giving back to communities and interests that he participated in himself.
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14"W x 16.5"H