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Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Merce Cunningham I

Auction:
2673B
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2673B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 20, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)

Merce Cunningham I, 1974
Signed and numbered "Andy Warhol 98/100" in pencil on the reverse.
Color screenprint, 30 x 20 in. (76.2 x 50.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle rippling, creasing, areas of thinning to the paper, with an unknown mark to the top of the reverse, hinged to back mat at top edge of the reverse.

Literature: II.125, Feldman & Schellmann.

N.B. Published by Castelli Graphics and Multiples, Inc., New York, as part of the portfolio, Cunningham I, containing works by seven artists, sold to benefit the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. The screenprint at hand, printed by Alexander Heinrici, is based on a photograph by Richard Rutledge.
Estimate $800-1,200

The thin spots are to the verso. The creasing is soft handling creases.


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Keywords

Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Andy Warhol, Castelli Graphics and Multiples Inc., Richard Rutledge, Alexander Heinrici

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