Shepard Fairey, Hope, color offset lithograph, 2008. Estimate: $3,000 to 5,000.
Shepard Fairey's iconic images of Barack Obama, screened in red, white and blue with the simple words "Change," "Hope" and "Progress" are indelible images from the 2008 presidential campaign. Regardless of politics, no one can deny the powerful impact these straightforward images played in his election. Now you can own a piece of history when these prints go up for auction on June 8th as part of the American & Contemporary Art auction at Swann.
Shepard Fairy, Progress, color screenprint, 2008. Estimate: $3,000 to 5,000.
Labels: American posters, American presidents, Barack Obama, contemporary art, Shepard Fairey