Cartoon: Roy Lichtenstein parody – turning comic book images into art.
Cartoon/illustration: Roy Lichtenstein parody – turning comic book images into art.
A cartoon illustrating the way that pop artist Roy Lichtenstein copied or plagiarised images from cheap comic books – and through the act of transferring them to canvas transformed them, in the eyes of the art world, into fine art.
Does such work count as plagiarism, copyright infringement and copyright violation?
The creators of the original comic book art get no credit or mention as creators of the work.
They are anonymous, while Roy Lichtenstein gets all of the credit (and money!).
A cartoon that questions what is art,