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Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987)
LOT ID: 72978
Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag, 1966

Screenprint, on shopping bag
19.3 х 16.9 in. (49.02 x 42.93 cm.)
Signed, "Andy Warhol 67" in blue pen on verso. Stamped on verso “Gild Paper products Co./1154 Intervale Avenue/LU 9-3900 Bronx”.
Print/Casting Year 1966
Lot description
Major printing crease down center, substrate is creased; otherwise colors are fresh.

Andy Warhol, born Andrew Warhola in Pittsburgh, PA, was an iconic and versatile American Pop artist. After studying design at the Carnegie Institute of Technology, Warhol moved to New York in 1949 to pursue a career as a commercial artist. Though successful, Warhol wanted to be an independent painter and in the early 1960s began to create paintings based on advertisement imagery. He built his studio called "The Factory" and developed his signature style, which employed commercial silkscreening techniques to create identical, mass-produced images on canvas. With his multiple images of soup cans, soda bottles, dollar bills and celebrities, Warhol revealed the beauty within mass culture and redefined the art world. Warhol died in 1987 due to complications following an operation; as per his final request, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts was established after his death.

Selected Public Collections:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, NY)
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY)
Guggenheim Museum (New York, NY)
Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, NY)
Museum of Fine Arts (Boston, MA)
J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, CA)
Tate Gallery (London, UK)
National Galleries of Scotland (Edinburgh, UK)
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Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
  • Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
  • Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
  • Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
  • Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
  • Campbell’s Soup can on shopping bag by Andy Warhol
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