Andy Warhol Week : 10 pieces fetch more than $115M

Warhol Self PortraitTuesday at Sotheby’s in New York; a 1964 print of former US first lady Jackie Kennedy sold for $20.24 million and Warhol’s Shadow – Red which – at just under $5 million.

Wednesday at Christie’s, Andy Warhol’s Self-Portrait, a four-part, blue acrylic silkscreen print depicting himself in a trench coat and sunglasses sold for $38.4 million at auction. Another Warhol self-portrait from 1986, fetched $27.5 million. Together 8 Warhols sold for about $90 Million that night.

Thursday (today), Phillips de Pury expects Warhol’s Elizabeth Taylor work Liz #5 is estimated to realize between $20m and $30 million.

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