Artwork: Pele
Size: 101.6 x 101.6 cm
Medium: Acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas
Creation year: 1977
Marks: Signed 'Andy Warhol ©' and signed by Edson Pele (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the late owner
Exhibition history: New York, Coe Kerr Gallery; Richmond, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Athletes by Andy Warhol, December 1977-April 1978; London, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Andy Warhol: Athletes, July 1978; Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, LeRoy Neiman, Andy Warhol: An Exhibition of Sports Paintings, November 1981-January 1982, no. 10.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 632
Low Estimate: $400000 [+75%]
High Estimate: $600000 [+16%]
Hammer Price: $700000
Sold For: $855000