Vesuvius. 1985. Acrylic. Verso with the estate stamp and with the stamp of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the hand-written number"66.006". Verso also with the hand-written inscription "VF". On HMP wove paper (with watermark). 58.5 x 80.5 cm (23 x 31.6 in), the full sheet. [EH].
• Landscapes are rare motifs in Andy Warhol's oeuvre. • Andy Warhol's interpretation of the classic motif of the Gulf of Naples. • In 1985 Galleria Lucio Amelio, Naples, showed the exhibition "Vesuvius by Warhol".
EXHIBITION: Andy Warhol: Sunset Vesuvius,: drawings . Sabine Knust Munich November 20, 2003 - January 31, 2004, cat. no.10 (with illu.).