Andy Warhol (1928 – 1987) was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. was the most successful and highly paid commercial illustrator in New York even before he began to make art destined for galleries. Nevertheless, his screenprinted images of Marilyn Monroe, soup cans, and sensational newspaper stories, quickly became synonymous with Pop art.
Hand Signed Tate Gallery Exhibition Poster 1971
Hand signed and dedicated by the artist “To Chris with love Andy Warhol” in black marker pen at the foot.
Signed at the opening of the exhibition for a member of staff of the Anthony D’Offay Gallery (his London gallerist)
The work measures 65 x 91cm framed.
There are a few small scratches to the paper that do not detract from the overall appearance.
Hand signed book with sketch
A bold signature and doodle of a heart in black marker pen on the title page of his book ‘Exposures’
Signed at KramerBooks, New York on November 13th 1979.£750
Hand-drawn picture of a nude male.
An extremely rare and wonderfully expressive image drawn in pencil on the headed paper of Interview Magazine.
Warhol has added the handwritten address and contact details of Dotson Rader alongside.
Interview is an American magazine founded in late 1969 by Warhol. Rader is an American author who mixed in the same circles as Warhol in 1960's and 70's New York. Warhol penned a glowing dedication for Dotson's book on New York Society.
See below for am image of the artist and Rader together.