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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Fish

    Price Realised  

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Fish
    with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp and with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts stamp (on the reverse)
    screenprint on wallpaper
    42 x 30in. (106.7 x 76.2cm.)
    Executed in 1983


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    This series was created as the backdrop for the exhibition Paintings for Children held at the Bruno Bischofberger Gallery, Zurich from December 1983-January 1984.

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    Literature

    F. Feldman & J. Schellmann (eds.), Andy Warhol Prints: A Catalogue Raisonné 1962-1987, New York 2003, no. IIIA.39 (another from the series illustrated in colour, p. 244).
    Andy Warhol: The Late Work, Paintings & Wallpapers, Munich 2004 (installation views illustrated, pp. 78-79).