October 27, 2016
Neal Adams, Batman – Brave and Bold, 1967, ink, 16 1/4 x 10 5/8 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, 1973.
American artist Roy Lichtenstein was born on this day in 1923. He is known for his large-scale artworks of blown-up comics as a type of parody in the height of the “Pop art” movement. Lichtenstein drew inspiration from comic books and comic strips like today’s featured artwork.