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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 159

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Diamond Dust Gem

    Price Realised  

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Diamond Dust Gem
    stamped with the Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts stamps and numbered 'PA72.033' (on the overlap)
    synthetic polymer, fluorescent silkscreen ink and diamond dust on canvas
    50 x 78¼ in. (127 x 198.7 cm.)
    Executed circa 1979.


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    Provenance

    The Estate of Andy Warhol and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, New York
    Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich
    Private collection, Switzerland
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 8 February 2007, lot 413
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct medium is synthetic polymer, fluorescent silkscreen ink and diamond dust on canvas.

    This work can be alternately viewed under ultra-violet light as intended by the artist.