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“Mona Lisa” by Todd Perley
“Mona Lisa”
1997, 20" x 40"
Textured acrylic & Decatransparent on wire screen

A closely-cropped facial representation of Davinci’s original, presented in exaggerated halftone in black. Several varying textures (enamel, fiber, ceramic, others) constitute the individual components making each ‘dot’ quite distinct from the others. Decatransparent green above and below take on a ‘bitmapped’ quality over the squares of the screen. Interference violet acrylic coating on the frame of the screen. Sold.

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