Sale: 524 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 10. 2021 in Munich Lot 66

 

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Andy Warhol
Ice Cream Dessert, 1959.
Watercolor over ink
Post auction sale: € 60,000 / $ 67,800
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Ice Cream Dessert. 1959.
Watercolor over ink.
With the estate stamp and the stamp of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, New York, as well as the hand-written registration number "319.002" on the reverse. On wove paper (with the blindstmap "Strathmore"). 73.4 x 58 cm (28.8 x 22.8 in), size of sheet.

• Drawings of candy in bright colors and in a graphic-ornamental presentation become Warhol's trademark.
• From the artist's estate.
• Reminiscet of Warhol's time as commercial artist
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PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate (with the estate stamp on the reverse).
Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc., New York (with the stamp on the reverse.
Gagosian Gallery, New York.
Private collection New York.

EXHIBITION: Jeff Koons Andy Warhol: Flowers, Gagosian Gallery, New York, November/December 2002 (cat. p. 11, with illu.).
Andy Warhol Drawings and Related Works 1951-1986, Gagosian Gallery, New York, February/March 2003 (cat. p. 34, with color illu.).

"Creativity is the fun you can sell as work."
Andy Warhol




 

Buyer's premium, taxation and resale right apportionment for Andy Warhol "Ice Cream Dessert"
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