Lot 363: ANDY WARHOL | Flowers (F. & S. II.6)
October 28, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Offset lithograph printed in colors, 1964, signed in pen and dated '65 (slightly faded), one of approximately 300 signed and dated, on wove paper, published by Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
The colors are strong and the margins are full. Foxing throughout the image, most apparent in the flowers. Surface scrapes visible in the yellow flower at upper right and orange flower at lower left. The sheet is creased throughout, with a significant horizontal crease extending through the center of the sheet and numerous creases at the sheet edges, particularly at top and bottom. The margins with a 1/4 inch tear at top, two paper losses at bottom and twelve tack holes.
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Dimensions: sheet: 584 by 585 mm 23 by 23 in