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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 461

    Andy Warhol

    Mao (F. & S. II.97)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Andy Warhol
    Mao (F. & S. II.97)
    screenprint in colours, 1972, from the set of ten, on Beckett High White paper, signed in ball-point pen on the reverse, stamp numbered 47/250 (there were also fifty artist's proofs), published by Castelli Graphics and Multiples Inc., New York, with the artist's copyright stamp verso, printed to the edges of the sheet (as published), the colour fresh, the sheet fractionally reduced, with various creases and cracks, some repaired and backed with Japon, a small skilfully made-up area in the turquoise at upper left, a few small nicks mainly at the left sheet edge, the paper toned, time staining, framed
    L., S. 908 x 908 mm.


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