Andy Warhol Self Portrait 1964 On Green - High Quality - Stamp Edition 2012
Painting - Digitalartwork
This is an Andy Warhol Self-Portrait 1964 On Dark Green, at high resolution, over canvas texture, by Peter Potamus. It's suitable for print and framing and have your own high quality fine art reproduction at home. It was inspired by a fake Warhol Self-Portrait purchased by an American film producer for the considerable sum of $195,000.
Andrew Warhola (August 6, 1928 - February 22, 1987), more commonly known as Andy Warhol, was an American painter, printmaker, and filmmaker who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art. After a successful career as a commercial illustrator, Warhol became famous worldwide for his work as a painter, avant-garde filmmaker, record producer, author, and public figure known for his membership in wildly diverse social circles that included bohemian street people, distinguished intellectuals, Hollywood celebrities and wealthy aristocrats. Warhol has been the subject of numerous retrospective exhibitions, books, and feature and documentary films. He coined the expression '15 minutes of fame'.
Andy Warhol was one of the 20th century�s most creative, prolific and influential artists, defined a decade and a culture with his groundbreaking Pop Art. Initially a popular Manhattan commercial artist, Warhol achieved fame with his multiple images of soup cans, soda bottles, dollar bills and celebrities, which revealed the beauty within mass culture. Innovator of silkscreening, Warhol�s talents also encompassed filmmaking, music production, commercial illustration, writing and magazine publishing.
The series of self-portraits that Andy Warhol made in early 1964 consists of a group of works of the same size, produced from the same photographic source.Eleven works of this type have been documented by the editors of the AndyWarhol Catalogue Raisonn� thus far. Each work in this series is different from allthe others. The background of the self-portraits was painted a different color. The eyes, skin tones, and hair in the self-portraits varies from work to work.
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June 4th, 2015
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