Peter Mayer Dog Painting II Signed Original Acrylic Painting 1991


Artist Name: Peter Mayer

Title: Peter Mayer: Celebrating the Canine Spirit in ‘Dog Painting II’ – A 1991 Signed Original Acrylic Painting.

Step into the vibrant and heartwarming world of Peter Mayer, affectionately known as the Dog Man of Soho, whose artistic prowess has garnered worldwide acclaim through his captivating depictions of dogs on the bustling streets of New York City. With deceptive simplicity, Mayer’s paintings offer an endless playground for color experimentation, establishing dogs as iconic figures in the realm of modern contemporary art.

In the midst of the challenges faced in 1980s New York City, Mayer found solace and inspiration in the creation of these endearing canine portraits. Their presence on his canvas brought forth genuine smiles and moments of joy from those who encountered his art. Through the medium of paint, Mayer skillfully captured the infectious spirit and charm that dogs bring to our lives.

“Dog Painting II,” a signed original acrylic painting from 1991, stands as a testament to Mayer’s artistic brilliance. This piece embodies his unique ability to capture the essence of dogs with a seemingly effortless simplicity. Through carefully chosen strokes of color and texture, Mayer infuses his subjects with life, showcasing the timeless bond between humans and their four-legged companions.

Mayer’s artistic contributions have elevated dogs to the status of cultural icons, revered in the realm of contemporary art. His vibrant and expressive depictions continue to captivate art enthusiasts and collectors alike.

Year: 1991

Medium Type: Acrylic on Canvas

Size-Width | Size-Height: 11” x 14”

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Peter Mayer, a.k.a. the Dog Man of Soho. This artist achieved worldwide fame for his depictions of dogs on the streets of New York City. Deceivingly simple, these dogs offer an infinite platform for color experimentation. They are an icon of modern contemporary art. Mayer began painting these dogs back in the eighties. Things were tough in new york city and he said he painted them because he liked the smiles they put on peoples faces.

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Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 36 × 4 × 24 in

Peter Mayer Dog Painting II Signed Original Acrylic Painting 1991

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