2018. Open Edition matte print from the Smithsonian Institute. Free UK delivery.
Barack Obama by celebrated African American artist Kehinde Wiley. This is an official matted print based on Wileys 2018 oil portrait of the former American president and published by the National Portrait Gallery (Part of the Smithsonian Institute), Washington USA.
• Dimensions: Height 35.5 cm / 14 inches × Width 26 cm / 11 inches . Sizes approximate
• Year: 2018
• Medium: Offset print
• Classification: Open Edition
• Condition: Excellent
• Particulars: Unsigned/Unframed Kept intact in original cellophane. As with all Choughed gallery items, this has been stored in an acid-free archival sleeve.
• Provenance/Documentation: Comes with a Choughed Online Art CoA and a copy of the receipt from the Smithsonian Institute in the USA.
• Kehinde Wiley is a contemporary African-American painter known for his distinctive portraiture. Wileys subjects are rendered in a Photorealist style against densely patterned backgrounds. Many depict black men and women, of which the official Obama portrait is one of Wileys most famous works.