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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 462

    Andy Warhol

    Mao (F. & S. II.99)

    Price Realised  


    Andy Warhol
    Mao (F. & S. II.99)
    screenprint in colours, 1972, from the set of ten, on Beckett High White paper, signed in ball-point pen on the reverse, inscribed To Richard merry christmas 76 Andy Warhol, numbered A.P. 22/50, an artist's proof aside from the edition of 250, published by Castelli Graphics and Multiples Inc., New York, with the artist's copyright stamp verso, printed to the edges of the full sheet (as published), a short hairline crack in the ink of the nose, very minor creasing and associated ink cracks towards the sheet edges, otherwise in very good condition, framed
    L., S. 914 x 910 mm.

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