Andy Warhol, ‘Space Fruit: Still Lifes, Pears (FS II.203) ’, 1979, Print, Screenprint on Strathmore Bristol Paper, Revolver Gallery
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Andy Warhol

Space Fruit: Still Lifes, Pears (FS II.203) , 1979

Screenprint on Strathmore Bristol Paper
30 × 40 in
76.2 × 101.6 cm
.
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Los Angeles , West Hollywood
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Revolver Gallery
Los Angeles , West Hollywood

Warhol's portfolio Space Fruit: Still Lifes demonstrates his experimentation with the classical …

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Andy Warhol: Space Fruit
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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Los Angeles , West Hollywood

Warhol's portfolio Space Fruit: Still Lifes demonstrates his experimentation with the classical tradition of still life painting, but with a Warhol twist. Warhol wanted to recreate imagery from the popular historical movement, and chose to represent different series of fruits. Still lifes, by their very nature, …

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Excellent
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in felt pen
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Series
Andy Warhol: Space Fruit
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

Space Fruit: Still Lifes, Pears (FS II.203) , 1979

Screenprint on Strathmore Bristol Paper
30 × 40 in
76.2 × 101.6 cm
.
Contact For Price
Location
Los Angeles , West Hollywood
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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