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Andy Warhol

(1928-1987), Artist

Sitter in 2 portraits
Artist of 8 portraits
One of the most significant artists of the late 20th century. Warhol is one of the pre-eminent figures associated with the American Pop Art movement, famous for his iconic Campbell's Soup and Dollar Bill paintings, produced in 1962. He is also well-known for his portraits of celebrities, often based on publicity photographs.

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Dame Elizabeth Taylor

by Andy Warhol
offset lithograph, 1967
NPG 6051

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Mick Jagger

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen print, 1975
NPG 6561

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Joan Collins

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 1985
NPG 6257

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John Kobal

by Andy Warhol
silkscreen ink on synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 1986
NPG 6162


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