Artist: Andy Warhol 1928-1987
Materials: Gelatin silver print
Dimensions: Sheet: 3.5 h x 5 w inches; framed.
Blind stamp to lower edge 'Andy Warhol'. Stamped to verso 'Estate of Andy Warhol Stamp of Authenticity’
Provenance: Wright Auctions September 2016, NY estate.
Why we bought this piece: Warhol constantly documented his life and creative practice. Later in life, symbols of violence like guns and knives took a prominent role in his artistic practice.