Sale: 534 / Contemporary Art Day Sale, Dec. 09. 2022 in Munich Lot 115

 

115
Andy Warhol
Brooklyn Bridge, 1983.
Silkscreen in colors
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 16,560
Sold:
€ 37,500 / $ 34,500

(incl. surcharge)
Brooklyn Bridge. 1983.
Silkscreen in colors.
Feldmann/Schellmann/Defendi II. 290. Signed and numbered. With the copyright stamp on the reverse. From an edition of 200 copies. On Lenox museum board. 100 x 100 cm (39.3 x 39.3 in), the full sheet.
Printed by Rupert Jasen Smith, New York (with the blindstamp). Published by Brooklyn Bridge Centennial Commission, New York. [KT].
• Warhol stages the New York landmark in his characteristic technique.
• Made on occassion of the Brooklyn Bridge's 100th birthday.
• Warhol is a pop art icon and pays homage to his hometown with this work.
• His rise to fame as one of the world's most famous artists began in his New York Factory in the 1960s
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PROVENANCE: Dyansen Gallery, New York.
Private collection Bavaria (obtained from family ownership in 2021).




115
Andy Warhol
Brooklyn Bridge, 1983.
Silkscreen in colors
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 16,560
Sold:
€ 37,500 / $ 34,500

(incl. surcharge)