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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol Interview Magazine (Molly Ringwald Cover), 1983

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Details

Lot 25
Offset lithograph in colors; magazine
17.0 x 11.0 in (43.2 x 27.9 cm)
Signed on recto, cover
Limited signed copies
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,500

Location

This item ships from the United States.


Description

Nicknamed 'The Crystal Ball of Pop,' Interview is an American magazine founded in 1969 by Andy Warhol and John Wilcox featuring interviews with celebrities, artists, and musicians. During his lifetime, Warhol often distributed free copies of the magazine in Manhattan, sometimes signing them. This signed edition from August 1983 features Molly Ringwald on the cover.


Additional Info


About Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol (born Andrew Warhola) (American, 1928-1987) was a leading figure in the Pop art movement. He is particularly known for the breadth of his oeuvre, as it encompassed painting, hand drawing, printmaking, photography, silk screening, sculpture, film and music. Fascinated with celebrity culture and status, his silkscreens of pop icons and mundane objects were particularly successful, and cemented his place as a “celebrity” artist. His studio, The Factory, was a famous gathering place that brought together distinguished intellectuals, drag queens, playwrights, Hollywood celebrities, and wealthy patrons.