André Saraiva aka Mr André - Cap - Dedicated

André Saraiva aka Mr André - Cap - Dedicated
Acrílico negro en la tapa - Firmado - 2019

Signed & enhanced by hand with black acrylic by Mr A on a white cap.

Dimension : 30 x 21 x 11 cm (11.8 in x 8.3 in x 4.4 in)

Provenance : Signed during his Peanuts opening at the Gallery Lafayette of the Champs Elysées.

Edition : Unique.

Year : 2019

Condition : New never worn

Shipping : Will be sent in a solid box with tracking number, insurance and acknowledgment of receipt.

Recently André's artwork was the subject of a world price record in French gallery with a net seller price of 28 000€.
The cap by Mr A is a André historic piece that will increase in value with time.

More about André :

André Saraiva, also known as Monsieur André or Monsieur A, is a French graffiti artist. Born as son of Portuguese parents in Uppsala, Sweden, he has been living in Paris since his childhood. Saraiva started doing graffiti in 1985, quickly acquiring notoriety in the late 90s with Mr. A, a cartoonish character with a top hat, big smile, long legs, and a cross and circle for his eyes that could be found all over the streets of Paris. André is from the same booming of urban artists as Shepard Fairey (Obey), Ben Eine, Pure Evil, Ludo, Rero, C215, Jef Aérosol, JR, Swoon, Orlinksi, Speedy Graphito, Vhils, Ernest Pignon Ernest, Picasso, Atari, Panier, Hirst, Koons, Vu, D Face, Ron, Murakami, Shrigley, Polock, Koons, Dubuffet, Buffet, Kapoor, Wesselmann, Dine, Hockney et Os Gemeos. A famous member of the early Parisian graffiti scene alongside Invader and Zevs, he also made an appearance in Banksy's street art movie ‘Exit through the Giftshop’. André is one of the most popular urban artist and sells in the most popular auctions in the world alongside Seth, Basquiat, Miss-Tic , Mr Chat, JonOne, Zevs, Dran, Stik, Mr Brainwash, Kaws, Roa, Blu, Dolk, Toy, Bearbrick, Ai Weiwei, Dali, Hartung, Francis, Roy Lichtenstein, Haring, Combas, Warhol, Mesnager, Levalet, Blek Le Rat and Brusk. Thanks to his distinctive poetic and joyful style and his use of pink colour, he became instantly recognizable – for example in his Love Graffiti series, which he created in the year 2000 – and expanded into various techniques such as wall paintings and sculpture from there. Even installations now count to his repertoire as seen in ‘Art in the Streets’, exhibited at the MOCA in Los Angeles that was curated by Jeffrey Deitch and Aaron Rose.

Detalles del lote
André Saraiva aka Mr André
Título de la obra
Cap - Dedicated
Acrílico negro en la tapa
Dimensiones de la imagen
30×21 cm
Dimensiones totales
11×21×30 cm
Vendido con marco
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