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    Sale 2822

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    17 June 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 100

    Andy Warhol (AMERICAN, 1928-1987)

    Rain & Flowers (detail of construction) (not in Feldman/Schellmann)

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    Andy Warhol (AMERICAN, 1928-1987)
    Rain & Flowers (detail of construction) (not in Feldman/Schellmann)
    lenticular colour photograph, 1970, with the faint publication stamp on the reverse, few soft surface scratches, otherwise in good condition, framed
    S. 305 x 280 mm.


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    In 1970 Warhol worked with the Cowles Communications company and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Art and Technology Program to create Rain Machine. This striking and innovative installation incorporated a fountain and a wall of Xographic (3 D) prints of flowers and was specifically created for the United States pavilion at Expo '70 in Osaka, Japan.

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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner.