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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 155

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Flash-November 22, 1963, Briarcliff Manor, New York, Racolin Press, Inc., 1968 (F. & S. II 32-42 and F. & S. II.43B)

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    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Flash-November 22, 1963, Briarcliff Manor, New York, Racolin Press, Inc., 1968 (F. & S. II 32-42 and F. & S. II.43B)
    signed and numbered '32 Andy Warhol' (on colophon title page); signed 'Andy Warhol' (on the reverse of each print II.32-42) and stamped with the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board Inc. stamp and numbered '175.992' (on the reverse of II.43B)
    portfolio of twelve screenprints, colophon and Teletype on paper with Plexiglas box
    each: 21 x 21 in. (53.3 x 53.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1963-1968. This work is number thirty-two from an edition of two-hundred. (12)


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    Provenance

    Wooster Projects, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED NEW YORK COLLECTOR


    Literature

    F. Feldman and J. Schellmann, Andy Warhol Prints: A Catalogue Raisonné 1962-1987, New York, 1997, pp. 66-67, nos. II 32-42 and II 43B (another example illustrated in color).