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Andy Warhol

Flowers (Galerie Sonnabend), 1970

Silkscreen on smooth card. Postmarked. Unframed.
7 1/5 × 7 1/5 in
18.3 × 18.3 cm
This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist.
$1,000
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Instead of observing flowers in nature, Andy Warhol found his botanical inspiration in a 1964 issue …

Instead of observing flowers in nature, Andy Warhol found his botanical inspiration in a 1964 issue of Modern Photography. He transformed a photograph of hibiscus blossoms into a technicolor series of silkscreens, each simply titled Flowers and debuted at the influential Leo Castelli Gallery later that same year. …

Alpha 137 Gallery

This rare and collectible announcement card was for Warhol's 1970 show at Galerie Sonnabend, …

This rare and collectible announcement card was for Warhol's 1970 show at Galerie Sonnabend, Paris, Andy Warhol: Sérigraphies sur papier and the reception for the artist. This card is in very good condition with strong colors. The exact size of the edition is unknown, and these rarely come to auction. They are …

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Good vintage condition
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Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris
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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, ‘Flowers (Galerie Sonnabend)’, 1970, Alpha 137 Gallery
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Andy Warhol, ‘Flowers (Galerie Sonnabend)’, 1970, Alpha 137 Gallery
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About the work

Instead of observing flowers in nature, Andy Warhol found his botanical inspiration in a 1964 issue …

Instead of observing flowers in nature, Andy Warhol found his botanical inspiration in a 1964 issue of Modern Photography. He transformed a photograph of hibiscus blossoms into a technicolor series of silkscreens, each simply titled Flowers and debuted at the influential Leo Castelli Gallery later that same year. …

Alpha 137 Gallery

This rare and collectible announcement card was for Warhol's 1970 show at Galerie Sonnabend, …

This rare and collectible announcement card was for Warhol's 1970 show at Galerie Sonnabend, Paris, Andy Warhol: Sérigraphies sur papier and the reception for the artist. This card is in very good condition with strong colors. The exact size of the edition is unknown, and these rarely come to auction. They are …

Medium
Print
Condition
Good vintage condition
Signature
Not signed
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Paris
Price ranges of small prints by Andy Warhol
Learn more
More info
Browse works in this category
$900–$1,350
This work
$0
$9,450+
Andy Warhol
American, 1928–1987
Follow

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

Flowers (Galerie Sonnabend), 1970

Silkscreen on smooth card. Postmarked. Unframed.
7 1/5 × 7 1/5 in
18.3 × 18.3 cm
This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist.
$1,000
Ships from New York, NY, US
Free shipping worldwide
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
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