Roy Lichtenstein 'Crak!', Original Pop Art Poster, 1963
Roy Lichtenstein (United States, 1923-1997)
The famous 'Crak!' presents a beret-clad woman shooting a rifle from the war comic 'Star Spangled War Stories' perfectly embodying Lichtenstein's iconic style. It was created as an exhibition poster for one of his early shows held at the Leo Castelli Gallery in New York from September 28 to October 24, 1963. Published by Leo Castelli Gallery and printed by Colorcraft in Total Color.