Sale: 513 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 127

 
127
Andy Warhol
Happy Butterflies / Large, Um 1956.
Offset lithograph handcolored with Watercolor
Post auction sale: € 25,000 / $ 30,500
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Lot description
Happy Butterflies / Large. Um 1956.
Offset lithograph handcolored with Watercolor.
Verso wih the estate stamp and the stamp of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, New York, and the hand-writen number "PM 14.0079". On laid paper (with watermark). 32.8 x 45.8 cm (12.9 x 18 in), size of sheet.

• Colored by hand.
• An early document of Andy Warhol's abundance of printing ideas.
• Created as a project for a promotional gift from Vanity-Fair.
• Warhol did not take up the butterfly motif again before 1986
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LITERATURE: Vgl. Andreas Brown, Andy Warhol. His Early Works 1947-1959, New York, S. 23 (mit Beschriftung).
Vgl. Ausst.-Kat. Andy Warhol. A Factory, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, 3.10.1998-10.1.1999, Kat.-Nr. 15.

127
Andy Warhol
Happy Butterflies / Large, Um 1956.
Offset lithograph handcolored with Watercolor
Post auction sale: € 25,000 / $ 30,500
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Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Andy Warhol "Happy Butterflies / Large"
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