Poster, The Diva is Dismissed, 1994
Paula Scher’s juxtaposition of a head in blue and white superimposed on a yellow ground makes for an eye-catching poster. Using complementary colors to draw attention, Scher’s poster for a production at The Public Theater also recalls the bright hues of Pop Art and Andy Warhol’s color-centric print series featuring the heads of iconic figures.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Paula Scher.
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Its dimensions are
117.2 × 76.8 cm (46 1/8 × 30 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Poster, The Diva is Dismissed, 1994; Designed by Paula Scher (American, b. 1948); USA; screenprint on paper; 117.2 × 76.8 cm (46 1/8 × 30 1/4 in.); Gift of Paula Scher; 1996-88-17
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color.