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2727B Boston
May 16, 2014 12:00 PMCalender

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Campbell's Soup Can on Shopping Bag

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2727B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 16, 2014 12:00PM


Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)

Campbell's Soup Can on Shopping Bag, 1966, printed by the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, October 1966 (Feldman & Schellmann, II.4A). Unsigned, identified within the matrix. Color silkscreen on a shopping bag, total size of bag 19 1/2 x 16 15/16 in. (49.5 x 42.9 cm), unframed, shrink-wrapped.
Condition: Minor handling creases, possible subtle toning, folded as issued.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Discoloration at the top of bag's handles, minor printing flaw in blue ink of lid, right-hand side. Note that the brown spots in the "O" and at l.r. of can are on the shrinkwrap, not the object. Not removed from shrink wrap in order to preserve condition.

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Andy Warhol, Institute of Contemporary Art