Andy Warhol's Sports Super Stars

Andy Warhol had already created thousands of celebrity portraits by the time his good friend, the art collector Richard Weisman, commissioned a series of paintings of top athletes in 1978.
, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of OJ Simpson Holding a Football, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of OJ Simpson Holding a Football, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Muhammad Ali, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Muhammad Ali, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Heather Watts, 1986,' 1986, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Heather Watts, 1986, 1986

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Arnold Schwarzenegger,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Arnold Schwarzenegger, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Pelé and Richard Weisman, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Pelé and Richard Weisman, 1977, 1977

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, 'Willie Shoemaker ,' , Hedges Projects

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Willie Shoemaker

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Rod Gilbert, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Rod Gilbert, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Tom Seaver, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Tom Seaver, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Sylvester Stallone, circa 1980,' ca. 1980, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Sylvester Stallone, circa 1980, ca. 1980

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of John McEnroe, Tatum O'Neal and Baby Kevin, 1986,' 1986, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of John McEnroe, Tatum O'Neal and Baby Kevin, 1986, 1986

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Rudolf Nureyev, Bruce Jenner, and Ahmet Ertegen circa 1982,' ca. 1982, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Rudolf Nureyev, Bruce Jenner, and Ahmet Ertegen circa 1982, ca. 1982

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Ulrik Trojaborg, 1986,' 1986, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Ulrik Trojaborg, 1986, 1986

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Wayne Gretzky,' , Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Wayne Gretzky

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, 'Vitas Gerulaitis,' , Hedges Projects

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Vitas Gerulaitis

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Muhammad Ali, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Muhammad Ali, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Jack Nicklaus, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Jack Nicklaus, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Willie Shoemaker, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Willie Shoemaker, 1977, 1977

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, 'Kareem Abdul-Jabbar,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Rudolf Nureyev,' ca. 1971, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Rudolf Nureyev, ca. 1971

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Dorothy Hamill,' ca. 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Dorothy Hamill, ca. 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Pelé,' , Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Pelé

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, 'Andy Warhol, Photograph of Bjorn Borg and Lester Persky, 1982,' 1982, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Photograph of Bjorn Borg and Lester Persky, 1982, 1982

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Jack Nicklaus,' , Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Portrait of Jack Nicklaus

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Muhammad Ali, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Muhammad Ali, 1977, 1977

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, 'Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Chris Evert Lloyd, 1977,' 1977, Hedges Projects

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Andy Warhol, Polaroid Photograph of Chris Evert Lloyd, 1977, 1977

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