• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 204

    Andy Warhol

    Goethe (cf. F. & S. IIB. 270-273)

    Price Realised  


    Andy Warhol
    Goethe (cf. F. & S. IIB. 270-273)
    screenprint in colours, 1982, on Lenox Museum Board, signed in pencil, an unrecorded working proof, probably a unique colour variant, aside from the edition of one hundred (there were also 22 artist's proofs and 15 trial proofs), the full sheet, some minor rubbing mainly to the cloak, a light scratch in the blue shadow on the forehead, a spot of clear varnish in the lower left subject, a nick and tiny ink losses at the upper sheet edge, generally in good condition, framed
    I., S. 964 x 965 mm.

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    Please note that the catalogue description should read 'with signature' denoting that, in our opinion, the signature is not in the hand of the artist.