Andy Warhol, ‘Skateboard set of 10’, 2010, Print, Screenprint on skateboard decks, EHC Fine Art Gallery Auction
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Andy Warhol

Skateboard set of 10, 2010

Screenprint on skateboard decks
31 × 8 × 1 in
78.7 × 20.3 × 2.5 cm
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EHC Fine Art Gallery Auction

This rare set of 10 skateboards features some of Andy Warhol's most iconic images including …

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Plate signed
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Alien Workshop
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, ‘Skateboard set of 10’, 2010, Print, Screenprint on skateboard decks, EHC Fine Art Gallery Auction
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This rare set of 10 skateboards features some of Andy Warhol's most iconic images including Marilyn, Soup Can, and Mao. They were produced in 2010 in conjunction with the Warhol Foundation, are stamped with his signature and "The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts" and quickly sold out.
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Medium
Signature
Plate signed
Publisher
Alien Workshop
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

Skateboard set of 10, 2010

Screenprint on skateboard decks
31 × 8 × 1 in
78.7 × 20.3 × 2.5 cm
.
Bidding closed
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