Campbell's Soup I (Tomato) by Andy Warhol

Warhol popularised the commercial screenprint as a medium in the fine arts, using it in his first 'Campbell's Soup' painting on canvas in 1962.

Details

Medium:
Screenprint
Dimensions:
89 x 58 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,025 ( Total: £4,050)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Alan Cristea Gallery

The portfolio 'Campbell's Soup I', 1968, established this particular printed image as an icon of Pop Art and 1960s American culture.

Provenance

Alan Cristea; Private Swiss Collection; Alan Cristea

Venue details

The Higgins Bedford Castle Lane, BEDFORD Bedfordshire MK40 3XD 01234 718618 www.thehigginsbedford.org.uk

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