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Andy Warhol

Sachiko Bower

Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Sachiko Bower

Sachiko Bower

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Andy Warhol

1928 - 1987

Sachiko Bower


signed Andy Warhol, dated 1977 and dedicated Sachiko with more love (on the overlap)

acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas

40 by 40 in.

101.6 by 101.6 cm.

Executed in 1977.

This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling visible along the edges with associated hairline craquelure at the pull margins. There is an indentation to the upper right corner, and a stray hairline mark visible along the top turning edge. There are faint stretcher bar impressions visible along the upper and lower edges. Upon very close inspection, a soft circular indentation with resulting hairline cracking is visible in the figure’s left shoulder, a few pinpoint and unobtrusive media accretions are visible along the left side, and a faint light green diagonal scuff mark is visible in the figure’s right shoulder. Under Ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1977

Neil Printz and Sally King-Nero, eds., The Andy Warhol Catalogue Raisonne: Paintings 1976-1978, Vol. 05A, New York, 2018, cat. no. 3659, pp. 241 and 250, illustrated in color
Greenwich, The Bruce Museum, Spring into Summer with Andy Warhol and Friends!, 2017