Feb 08, 2024 - Sale 2658

Sale 2658 - Lot 49

Price Realized: $ 15,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000

ANDY WARHOL (1928-1987)

Andy Warhol / The Velvet Underground and Nico.
Letterpress poster. 552x355 mm, 21¾x14 inches. Murray Poster Printing Co. Inc., New York. 1966.

In 1966, Warhol and Paul Morrissey rented space of 23 St Marks Place as a psychedelic performance venue, with Velvet Underground as the house band. Warhol managed the The Velvet Underground from 1965 to 1967, during which time the band performed as part of Warhol's Exploding Plastic Inevitable multimedia "events." Rare.