Andy Warhol Wig

An Andy Warhol wig has sold for $10,800 at a recent film and entertainment auction by Christie’s. The silver mop that was worn by Warhol also came with three pieces of toupee tape still stuck inside it.Continue Reading

Contemporary Art Auctions

Sotheby’s mention in a recent article that contemporary art sales are reaching the heights previously only reserved for impressionist and modern paintings. Recently departed and living artists are now frequently reaching prices above $10 million at auction.
In the recent May sales by the big three auction houses (Christie’s, Sotheby’s and Phillips) there was a total of $432,080,560 worth of contemporary art sold. That’s $432 million! I wouldn’t know how to count that high!Continue Reading

Andy Warhol Dollar Signs

Andy Warhol would be loving the recent art auction action around his art. He seemed to enjoy making money as much as he enjoyed making art, so to see his dollar sign works going for double and quadruple their auction estimates would give the man great pleasure.
Rather than one of his “Dollar Sign” selling for an estimated $1.1 million, it sold for $4.5 million.Continue Reading

Campbell’s Soup Cans Painting

32 campbells soup cans by warhol

Campbell’s Soup Cans by famous American artist Andy Warhol. Painted in 1962.
Also called 32 Campbell’s Soup Cans.
32 canvases at 51 x 41 cm or 20 x 16 inches
Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, screenprints
Located at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City, NY, United States of America.Continue Reading