Andy Warhol

American (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1928 - 1987, New York City, New York)

National Velvet

1963
painting | silkscreen ink, graphite, and silver paint on linen
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  • National Velvet

    Andy Warhol, National Velvet, 1963; silkscreen ink, graphite, and silver paint on linen, 136 3/8 in. x 83 1/2 in. (346.39 cm x 212.09 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund: gift of Barbara and Gerson Bakar, Doris and Donald Fisher, Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr., Mimi and Peter Haas, Byron R. Meyer, Helen and Charles Schwab, Danielle and Brooks Walker, Jr., and Judy C. Webb; Albert M. Bender Fund; Tishler Trust; Victor Bergeron Fund; Members' Accessions Fund; and gift of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.; © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


136 3/8 in. x 83 1/2 in. (346.39 cm x 212.09 cm)
Acquired 1993
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund: gift of Barbara and Gerson Bakar, Doris and Donald Fisher, Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr., Mimi and Peter Haas, Byron R. Meyer, Helen and Charles Schwab, Danielle and Brooks Walker, Jr., and Judy C. Webb; Albert M. Bender Fund; Tishler Trust; Victor Bergeron Fund; Members' Accessions Fund; and gift of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
© The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
93.376

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