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    Sale 5417

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    2 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 631

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Sam (from 25 cats named Sam and one blue pussy)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Sam (from 25 cats named Sam and one blue pussy)
    watercolour and offset lithograph on paper
    8 7/8 x 5¾in. (22.5 x 14.6cm.)
    Executed in 1954, this work is from a series of one hundred and ninety


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    Provenance

    Anon. Sale, Christies, New York, October, 2007, lot 774.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Literature

    F. Feldman and J. Schellmann (eds.) Andy Warhol Prints: A Catalogue Raisonné 1962-1967, New York 2003, cat. no. IV.67A (another from the series illustrated, p. 331).