Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol

Paintings

Nationality: American

Birth Place: Pittsburgh (Allegheny county, Pennsylvania, United States)

Biography:
The name Andy Warhol evokes an era when rebellion and freedom affected the arts in unpredictable ways. Like all creative people, Andy Warhol sought to change society's thinking about art. He did this through extraordinary representations inspired by multiple artistic venues like commercial ads, music, movies and photography.

Andy Warhol, at the peak of his career, was associated with some of the most well known celebrities like author Truman Capote, First Lady Jacquelyn Kennedy, and fashion designer Oleg Cassini. Warhol based his works of art on color contrasts as well as eclectic subjects. His famous painting of a Campbell's soup can is an example of centralizing visual art in a provocative presentation. Another was his colorful painting of the actress Marilyn Monroe. Edie Sedgwick was one of Andy Warhol's favorite models.

Andy Warhol had a unique ability to transform the movie Clockwork Orange into a film titled, "Vinyl." He also filmed another movie titled "Horse." He dabbled between painting and sculpturing and producing and directing films over the course of his lifetime. He would be the crowned prince of pop art until his death in 1987. For the art world, a Warhol's art would forever be the origin of pop art, the label given to works of art that fell into a realm of its own. His unique character and style set the mode of the 1960s. He is credited with using the phrase, "15 minutes of fame." Warhol is remembered as a hugely talented innovator with unbridled creativity.

 

Andy Warhol Original Art Values Sold at Auction

Item Realized
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) Endangered Species, 1983 Ten screenprints in colors on Lenox Museum Board 38 x 38 inches (96
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)Endangered Species, 1983Ten screenprints in colors on Lenox Museum Board38 x 38 inches (96....
Lot 69003
Auction 5262
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
$725,000
ANDY WARHOL (American, 1928-1987) Ads, 1985 Portfolio of ten screenprints on Lenox Museum Board 38 x 38 inches (96.5...
ANDY WARHOL (American, 1928-1987)Ads, 1985Portfolio of ten screenprints on Lenox Museum Board38 x 38 inches (96.5 ... (Total: 10 Items)
Lot 72080
Auction 5138
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
$338,500
ANDY WARHOL (American, 1928-1987) Endangered Species, 1983 Portfolio of ten screenprints on Lenox Museum Board 38 x 3...
ANDY WARHOL (American, 1928-1987)Endangered Species, 1983Portfolio of ten screenprints on Lenox Museum Board38 x 3... (Total: 10 Items)
Lot 72081
Auction 5138
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
$338,500
Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Committee 2000, 1982 Screenprint in colors on Lenox Museum Board 30 x 20 inches (76
Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)Committee 2000, 1982Screenprint in colors on Lenox Museum Board30 x 20 inches (76...
Lot 11137
Auction 191805
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
$7,500.00
After Andy Warhol (1928-1987) The Souper Dress, (Limited Edition), circa 1968 Color screenprint on cellulose and cotto...
After Andy Warhol (1928-1987)The Souper Dress, (Limited Edition), circa 1968Color screenprint on cellulose and cotto...
Lot 11136
Auction 191805
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
$625.00

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ItemCurrent Bid or Price
After Andy Warhol Warhol, exhibition poster, 1981 Offset lithograph in colors on paper 33 x 23-1/4 inches (83.8 x 59
After Andy Warhol Warhol, exhibition poster, 1981Offset lithograph in colors on paper33 x 23-1/4 inches (83.8 x 59...
Lot 63791
Auction 5339
Sunday, March 11, 2018
$1.00
Andy Warhol (1928-1987) The Brooklyn Bridge Poster, 1983 Screenprint in colors on paper 23-1/2 x 16-1/2 inches (59.7
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)The Brooklyn Bridge Poster, 1983Screenprint in colors on paper23-1/2 x 16-1/2 inches (59.7 ...
Lot 12132
Auction 191809
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
$1,500.00
After Andy Warhol Mick Jagger Announcement Cards (set of ten), 1975 Offset lithographs in colors on paper 6 x 4-1/4...
After Andy Warhol Mick Jagger Announcement Cards (set of ten), 1975 Offset lithographs in colors on paper 6 x 4-1/4 ... (10)

Auction 191813
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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After Andy Warhol Marilyn Monroe Announcement Card, 1981 Offset lithograph in colors on paper 7 x 7 inches (17.8 x 1...
After Andy Warhol Marilyn Monroe Announcement Card, 1981 Offset lithograph in colors on paper 7 x 7 inches (17.8 x 1... (1)

Auction 191813
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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After Andy Warhol Mao Tse-Tung Announcement Card, 1972 Offset lithograph in colors on paper 7 x 7 inches (17.8 x 17...
After Andy Warhol Mao Tse-Tung Announcement Card, 1972 Offset lithograph in colors on paper 7 x 7 inches (17.8 x 17.... (1)

Auction 191813
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
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