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ANDY WARHOL | MAO (F. & S. II.97)

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Estimate:

26,000 to - 36,000 GBP

ANDY WARHOL | MAO (F. & S. II.97)

ANDY WARHOL | MAO (F. & S. II.97)

Estimate:

26,000 to - 36,000 GBP

Lot sold:

35,000

GBP

ANDY WARHOL

1928 - 1987

MAO (F. & S. II.97)


Screenprint in colours, 1972, signed in blue ball-point pen verso, stamp-numbered 47/250 (total edition includes 50 artist's proofs), on Beckett High White paper, framed

sheet: 913 by 914mm 35⅞ by 36in

The full sheet, printed to the edges, the colours slightly attenuated (the yellow darkened, the dark pink lightened slightly), otherwise in good condition apart from a vertical crease at centre with associated minor ink cracking, a few further creases (some broken slightly), a few minor scuff marks, a few nicks and small creases at extreme sheet edges with some minute spots of pigment loss (probably associated with previous framing), minor light- and backboard-staining, framed.


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