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Andy Warhol

U.N. Stamp (Feldman & Schellmann II.185), 1979

Offset lithograph printed in colours with the first-day cover cancelled postage stamp
8 1/2 × 11 in
21.6 × 27.9 cm
Edition of 1000
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Signed in black felt-tip pen, numbered from the edition of 1000, on BFK Rives paper, printed by the …

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Signed in black felt-tip pen, numbered from the edition of 1000, on BFK Rives paper, printed by the United Nations, published by the United Nations Disaster Relief Organization, with full margins, 216 x 279 mm (8 1/2 x 11in).

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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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Signed in black felt-tip pen, numbered from the edition of 1000, on BFK Rives paper, printed by the …

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Signed in black felt-tip pen, numbered from the edition of 1000, on BFK Rives paper, printed by the United Nations, published by the United Nations Disaster Relief Organization, with full margins, 216 x 279 mm (8 1/2 x 11in).

Please Note: This lot has been imported from outside the EU to be sold at auction under …

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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

U.N. Stamp (Feldman & Schellmann II.185), 1979

Offset lithograph printed in colours with the first-day cover cancelled postage stamp
8 1/2 × 11 in
21.6 × 27.9 cm
Edition of 1000
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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