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Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Works from the Douglas S. Cramer Collection
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Brillo Soap Pads

Details
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Brillo Soap Pads
silkscreen ink and paint on plywood
20 x 20 x 17 in. (50.8 x 50.8 x 43.1 cm.)
Executed in 1964-1969.
Provenance
Stephen Mazoh, New York
Charles Cowles Gallery, New York
Martin and Janet Blinder, Los Angeles
Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Literature
N. Printz, ed., The Andy Warhol Catalogue Raisonné, Paintings and Sculptures 1964-1969, vol. 02A, New York, 2004, pp. 85-86, no. 727 (illustrated).

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Lot Essay

"Once you "got" Pop, you could never see a sign the same way again. And once you thought Pop, you could never see America the same way again. The mystery was gone, but the amazement was just starting"
(A. Warhol, quoted in P. Hackett, POPism: The Warhol '60s, New York, 1980, pp. 39-40).

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