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    Sale 7706

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    12 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 162

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Moon Explorer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Moon Explorer
    stamped 'Andy Warhol' and inscribed by Frederic Hughes 'I certify that this is an original painting by Andy Warhol completed by him in 1986' (on the overlap)
    synthetic polymer paint and silkscreen inks on canvas
    14 x 11in. (35.5 x 28cm.)
    Executed in 1983


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    Provenance

    Galerie Bischofberger, Zurich.
    Anon sale, Christie's New York, 8 May 1990, lot 540.
    Galeria Nasoni, Porto.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct provenance for this lot is:
    Galerie Bischofberger, Zurich.
    Anon sale, Christie's New York, 8 May 1990, lot 540.
    Galeria Nasoni, Porto.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION