Lot 102
  • 102

Andy Warhol

Estimate
400,000 - 600,000 USD
Sold
910,000 USD
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Description

  • Andy Warhol
  • Apple (from Ads)
  • signed and dated 85 on the overlap
  • acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas
Silkscreen on canvas

Provenance

Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Inc., New York
Hokin Gallery, Palm Beach
Gallery Takagi, Nagoya
Acquired by the present owner from the above in June 1987

Catalogue Note

"We went into Sean [John Lennon's son]'s bedroom–and there was a kid there setting up the Apple computer that Sean had gotten as a present, the Macintosh model. I said that once some man had been calling me a lot wanting to give me one, but that I'd never called him back or something, and then the kid looked up and said, 'Yeah, that was me. I'm Steve Jobs.' And he looked so young, like a college guy. And he told me that he would still send me one now. And then he gave me a lesson on drawing with it. It only comes in black and white now, but they'll make it soon in color...I felt so old and out of it with this young whiz guy right there who helped invent it." Andy Warhol
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