ANDY WARHOL | UNTITLED (MAN WITH HIGH NIPPLE)
1928 - 1987
UNTITLED (MAN WITH HIGH NIPPLE)
ink on paper
Sheet:16⅞ by 14 in. (42.8 by 35.5 cm.)
Framed: 24½ by 21½ in. (62.2 by 54.6 cm.)
Executed circa 1956.
This work is stamped by the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. and numbered VF 200.177 on the reverse.
This work is in very good condition overall. The sheet is hinged at the upper corners of the reverse to the backing board. There are several dots of scattered stray media.
There is slight undulation to the sheet, visible upon inspection. There is slight discoloration to the edges of the sheet, most notably along the right edge and visible upon close inspection. The upper right and low right corners are slightly creased, potentially due to handling. Framed under Plexiglas.
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The Andy Warhol Foundation
Susan Sheehan Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner