Lot 245: WARHOL, ANDY. Andy Warhol''s Exposures.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: WARHOL, ANDY. Andy Warhol''s Exposures. Text by Andy Warhol and Bob Colacello. Art Direction by Christopher Makos. Illustrated with 360 reproductions of Warhol''s famous friends. Large 4to, black cloth lettered in silver, lightly soiled; dust jacket, minor edgewear and slight yellowing. New York: Andy Warhol Books/Grosset & Dunlap, (1979)
Notes: first edition, boldly signed by warhol on dust jacket cover and twice again on the half-title where he has also inscribed the volume to Carol[l] and Milton Petrie. The Petries were very prominent New York philanthropists and Caroll''s daughter, Andrea Portago, the only child by her first marriage to Spanish aristocrat and playboy, Alfonso de Portago, was a model and muse for Warhol. She appeared on the cover of his magazine, Interview, in 1977.