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Basing his work on iconography commonly seen on Ancient Greek pottery, Cleon Peterson creates chaotic and violent paintings that reveal a world of anarchy. The ruthless acts of violence penetrate through "a world where ethics have been abandoned in favor of personal entitlement," as described by Peterson. Here, the black-and-white contrast deepens hard-edged lines in turn producing nightmarish vignettes that act as a timely warning against today's numb with apathy world.

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Untitled #18, 2015
Lot Number 6
Acrylic on natural canvas
22 x 60 in (55.88 x 152.4 cm)
Signed and dated in pencil on verso
Estimate $12,000 - $18,000
Ends Nov 20 at 1:05pm ET
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Cleon Peterson
Untitled #18
  • Dimensions
    22 x 60 in (55.88 x 152.4 cm)