Andy Warhol Screenprint: Vote McGovern, 1972

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Andy Warhol: Vote McGovern, 1972 – screenprint

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Andy Warhol Art Set To Fetch Millions

A polaroid self-portrait by U.S. artist Andy Warhol, stamped with his name, is displayed at Sotheby's Hong Kong Gallery September 11, 2013. More than 40 works by pop artist Andy Warhol will be displayed at an exhibition hosted by the auction house Sotheby's in Hong Kong, with the most expensive piece valued at about $1 million. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY)

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More than 40 artworks by Andy Warhol are to be auctioned at Sotheby’s in Hong Kong, with the most expensive piece expected to fetch around $1m (£633,000).

The collection, From Warhol With Love, features the late pop artist’s ink-on-paper work from the 1950s.

Warhol travelled to Hong Kong in 1956, and according to Jacqueline Wachter of Sotheby’s New York the trip inspired some of the gold and butterfly themes in the exhibition. Read the rest of this entry »