Andy Warhol, ‘Flowers Hand-Colored (FS II.115) by Andy Warhol ’, 1974, Revolver Gallery
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Flowers Hand-Colored (FS II.115) by Andy Warhol , 1974

Screenprint hand-colored with Dr. Martin’s aniline
40 7/8 × 27 1/4 in
103.8 × 69.2 cm
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Revolver Gallery
Los Angeles , West Hollywood

Title:Flowers Hand-Colored (FS II.115)
Medium:Screenprint hand-colored with Dr. Martin’s aniline

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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.

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Revolver Gallery
Los Angeles , West Hollywood

Title:Flowers Hand-Colored (FS II.115)
Medium:Screenprint hand-colored with Dr. Martin’s aniline
watercolor dyes on Arches paper and J. Green paper
Year:1974
Size:40.875” x 27.25”
Edition: Edition of 250. Portfolio of ten screenprints. Dated ’74 in pencil on verso, initialed in pencil lower right.

HAND COLORED FLOWERS 115

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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 Hand-Colored (FS II.115) by Andy Warhol , 1974

Screenprint hand-colored with Dr. Martin’s aniline
40 7/8 × 27 1/4 in
103.8 × 69.2 cm
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Location
Los Angeles , West Hollywood
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