The J. Paul Getty Museum

Andy Warhol

Object Details

Title:

Andy Warhol

Artist/Maker:

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946 - 1989)

Culture:

American

Place:

New York, New York, United States (Place Created)

Date:

negative 1986; print 1990

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

2011.9.23

Dimensions:

58.6 × 49 cm (23 1/16 × 19 5/16 in.)

Copyright:

© Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation

Credit Line:

Jointly acquired by the J. Paul Getty Trust and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; partial gift of The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation; partial purchase with funds provided by the J. Paul Getty Trust and the David Geffen Foundation

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Object Description

Portrait of artist Andy Warhol with his signature white hair sitting with his hands in his lap, wearing a bulky leather jacket and black scarf around his neck.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium (March 15 to July 31, 2016)
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Los Angeles), March 15 to July 31, 2016
Bibliography
Bibliography

Danto, Arthur C. Mapplethorpe (New York: Random House, 1992), pl. 137.

Warhol, Andy. Andy Warhol Photography: The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Hamburg Kunsthalle, exh. cat. (Zürich; New York: Edition Stemmle, 1999), p. 378.