21 October 2008,
Price realised GBP 18,750
GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
with the Estate of Andy Warhol stamp, with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts stamp and numbered 'UP 56.03' (on the reverse)
screenprint and diamond dust on paper
30¼ x 42¾in. (76.8 x 108.6cm.)
Executed in 1982
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Coskun Fine Art, London.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 7 February 2003, lot 269.
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