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Pelé, Brazilian footballer, Soccer Star, Illustration

Origin United States, New York
Period 1980-1999
Materials Gouache and Pastel on museum board
Dimensions
W. 23 in; H. 34 in;
W. 58.42 cm; H. 86.36 cm;
Condition Good. some minor pigment loss otherwise present well with vibrant colors and visual snap
Creation Date 1983
Description Bob Peak is one of the true giants of post-war American Illustration. He is a virtuoso artist, with a heightened level of skill and talent that very few living artists today possess. With a few strokes, he captures the athlete's action and musculature at a peak moment of drama. He is also a great portrait artist. In both face and full figure, Peak is able to convincingly portray Pelés likeness. He is not projecting a photograph and then tracing like some living artist à la "Paradise Paint by Numbers" Peak is fully grounded in traditional academic training and understands how to construct a human form and then render it artistically and anatomically correct.
The work is framed. There is some light paint loss.

Signature: Signed lower right
Styles / Movements Contemporary, Illustration, Modernism
Incollect Reference Number 230491
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