Birth Name: Roy Fox Lichtenstein
Born: 27 October 1923 Died: 29 September 1997
Country of origin: United States
About: Roy Lichtenstein was a prominent American pop artist. During the 1960s his paintings were exhibited at the Leo Castelli Gallery in New York City and along with Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, James Rosenquist and others he became a leading figure in the new art movement. His work defined the basic premise of pop art better than any other through parody.