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    Sale 2163

    Prints & Multiples

    28 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 226

    ANDY WARHOL

    Vesuvius (F. & S. II.365)

    Price Realised  

    ANDY WARHOL
    Vesuvius (F. & S. II.365)
    screenprint in colors, 1985, on Arches, signed in pencil, numbered 97/250 (there were also 50 artist's proofs), published by Fondazione Amelio, Naples, with their inkstamp on the reverse, the full sheet, several scratches and crescent shaped creases at the center (with associated ink loss), occasional craquelure in the red ink at the center, scuffing and surface soiling throughout (stronger at the sheet edges), several scratches and creases in places at the sheet edges (some associated ink loss), foxing and surface soiling on the reverse, tape and adhesive remains at the reverse of the sheet edges (with associated skinning)
    S. 31½ x 39½ in. (800 x 1003 mm.)


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