Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol Gun 1981

Estimate $1,800,000-$2,200,000
Taken from the “Guns and Knives” paintings of 1981-1982, this piece serves as a reminder of the violent society in which we live. Having nearly been killed by a handgun himself Andy was able to make paintings of guns as a symbolic yet iconic object.

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol Lenin 1987

Estimate $40,000-$60,000
Politics of Pop:
Andy Warhol lends his pop art highlights to a portrait of former Soviet Union leader and father of the Bolshevik revolution, Vladimir Lenin. Its an eerie portrait, and its haunting aura is what makes it so poignant. “Lenin” has been deemed one of the greatest Pop images of the 20th century.
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol Rorschach 1984
Andy Warhol’s Rorschach produced during a flurry of activity in 1984. These paintings are from a series of self reflective images inspired by the 1966 (It Girl) Nico’s song “I’ll be your mirror”. These pictures will be whatever you want them to be.
Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
Andy Warhol Self Portrait
Born on August 6, 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Andy Warhol was a successful magazine and ad illustrator who became a leading artist of the 1960’s Pop art movements. He ventured into a wide variety of art forms, including performance art, film-making, video installations and writing, and controversially blurred the lines between fine art and mainstream aesthetics. Warhol died on February 22, 1987, in New York City but not before making history as one of the most influential artist of all time.