• Post-War & Contemporary Mornin auction at Christies

    Sale 2220

    Post-War & Contemporary Morning Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 248

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Kyoto

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Kyoto
    watercolor and printed ink on paper
    18 x 14¾ in. (47.6 x 37.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1956.


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    This work was owned by Charles Lisanby, a close friend of Andy Warhol who accompanied him on his trip to Japan in the mid 1950s. This work was hand colored by Warhol.

    Provenance

    Charles Lisanby, gift from the artist, 1956


    Exhibited

    Burlington, The Robert Hull Fleming Museum, Andy Warhol: Work and Play, January-June 2003, p. 36 (illustrated).