Self-Portrait (Fright Wig)
Artwork: Self-Portrait (Fright Wig)
Size: 102 x 102 cm
Medium: Acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas
Creation year: 1986
Marks: Signed and dated '86 on the overlap
Category: Prints
Provenance: Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London; Galerie Isy Brachot, Brussels; Christie's, London, December 10, 1998, Lot 552; Gunter Sachs, Switzerland (acquired from the above); The Estate of Gunter Sachs, Switzerland (by descent from the above); Acquired by the present owner from the above;
Exhibition history: London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Andy Warhol, July - August 1986; Brussels and Paris, Galerie Isy Brachot, Andy Warhol, October 1989 - March 1990, p. 34, illustrated in color (as SELFPORTRAIT (GREEN)); Leipzig, Museum der Bildenden Kunste, Gunter Sachs, March - October 2008, p. 122, illustrated in color (in installation); Munich, Museum Villa Stuck; and Schweinfurt, Kunsthalle Schweinfurt, Die Sammlung Gunter Sachs, October 2012 - March 2014, p. 135, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-05-11
Lot Number: 12
Low Estimate: $7000000 [-5%]
High Estimate: $10000000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $6650000
Sold For: $7698000