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Andy Warhol

Kiss from Seven Objects in a Box, 1966

Screenprint on Plexiglas on original Plexiglas mount (split)
12 1/2 × 8 in
31.8 × 20.3 cm
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Freeman's

Dimensions: mount: 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3cm) (partial)

(one of 25 artist's proofs lettered …

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Dimensions: mount: 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3cm) (partial)

(one of 25 artist's proofs lettered A-Y, the edition was 75), Tanglewood Press, Inc., New York, publisher

note: The plastic base/stand has split where it would join the screenprinted vertical portion. The back half of the base is missing.

Signature
Embossed with artist's name and incised 'K' on the Plexiglas mount
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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About the work
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Freeman's

Dimensions: mount: 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3cm) (partial)

(one of 25 artist's proofs lettered …

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Dimensions: mount: 5 1/4 x 8 in. (13.3 x 20.3cm) (partial)

(one of 25 artist's proofs lettered A-Y, the edition was 75), Tanglewood Press, Inc., New York, publisher

note: The plastic base/stand has split where it would join the screenprinted vertical portion. The back half of the base is missing.

Signature
Embossed with artist's name and incised 'K' on the Plexiglas mount
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

Kiss from Seven Objects in a Box, 1966

Screenprint on Plexiglas on original Plexiglas mount (split)
12 1/2 × 8 in
31.8 × 20.3 cm
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