• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7617

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    19 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Mao

    Price Realised  

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Mao
    signed with the artist's initials and dated 'AW73' (on the overlap)
    synthetic polymer paint and silkscreen inks on canvas
    26 x 22¼in. (66 x 56.5cm.)
    Executed in 1973


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
    Anon. sale, Christie's New York, 23 May 1978, lot 58.
    OK Harris, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION