Andy Warhol, ‘Andy Warhol Cow skateboard (complete) ’, ca. 2010, Ephemera or Merchandise, Silkscreen on maplewood skateboard deck, Lot 180
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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Cow skateboard (complete) , ca. 2010

Silkscreen on maplewood skateboard deck
34 1/2 × 8 in
87.6 × 20.3 cm
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Lot 180

Rare out of print Andy Warhol cow skateboard. Complete longboard ready to ride. New and unused.

Medium
Condition
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Printed signature
Frame
Not included
Andy Warhol
American, 1928–1987
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Obsessed with celebrity, consumer culture, and mechanical (re)production, Pop artist Andy Warhol created some of the most iconic images of the 20th century. As famous for his quips as for his art—he variously mused that “art is what you can get away with” and “everyone will be famous for 15 minutes”—Warhol drew widely from popular culture and everyday subject matter, creating works like his 32 Campbell's Soup Cans (1962), Brillo pad box sculptures, and portraits of Marilyn Monroe, using the medium of silk-screen printmaking to achieve his characteristic hard edges and flat areas of color. Known for his cultivation of celebrity, Factory studio (a radical social and creative melting pot), and avant-garde films like Chelsea Girls (1966), Warhol was also a mentor to artists like Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. His Pop sensibility is now standard practice, taken up by major contemporary artists Richard Prince, Takashi Murakami, and Jeff Koons, among countless others.

Andy Warhol, ‘Andy Warhol Cow skateboard (complete) ’, ca. 2010, Ephemera or Merchandise, Silkscreen on maplewood skateboard deck, Lot 180
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Lot 180

Rare out of print Andy Warhol cow skateboard. Complete longboard ready to ride. New and unused.

This work originated circa 2010 as a result of the collaboration between Alien workshop and the Andy Warhol foundation.

Lucid grip tape on top to show Warhol cow pattern. Longboard shape with bat tail design. 7-ply maple …

Medium
Condition
New
Signature
Printed signature
Frame
Not included
Andy Warhol
American, 1928–1987
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Obsessed with celebrity, consumer culture, and mechanical (re)production, Pop artist Andy Warhol created some of the most iconic images of the 20th century. As famous for his quips as for his art—he variously mused that “art is what you can get away with” and “everyone will be famous for 15 minutes”—Warhol drew widely from popular culture and everyday subject matter, creating works like his 32 Campbell's Soup Cans (1962), Brillo pad box sculptures, and portraits of Marilyn Monroe, using the medium of silk-screen printmaking to achieve his characteristic hard edges and flat areas of color. Known for his cultivation of celebrity, Factory studio (a radical social and creative melting pot), and avant-garde films like Chelsea Girls (1966), Warhol was also a mentor to artists like Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat. His Pop sensibility is now standard practice, taken up by major contemporary artists Richard Prince, Takashi Murakami, and Jeff Koons, among countless others.

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Cow skateboard (complete) , ca. 2010

Silkscreen on maplewood skateboard deck
34 1/2 × 8 in
87.6 × 20.3 cm
.
Sold
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