Auction 443 / Lot n° 214

Andy Warhol

 (  Pittsburgh   1928  -  New York   1987  )

WARHOL, Andy (1928-1987) - Andy Warhol's index (book). New York: Random House, 1967. A fine copy of this rare work by Warhol complete with the 10 pop-ups. 4to (281 x 214mm). The pop-ups include: an elaborate pop-up paper castle attached to two pages above the declaration "We're attacked constantly;" a bright red paper accordion; a colorful pop-up paper airplane; a paper disc with announcement & blurbs about Warhol's film Chelsea Girls (now loose with traces of the adhesive sticker on the back); a balloon between two pages in a transparent paper, a folded paper structure with images of a nude, hairy-chested photographer, attached with black string to a circular sticker attached to a page; a 7" flexi-disc, paper with plastic grooved film on front side with image of Lou Reed, said to contain a recording by The Velvet Underground & Nico which may not have otherwise been released; a colorful two-overlay cut-out paper; a pop-up paper Hunt's Tomato Paste; a sheet of stamps still attached to a page with unbroken perforations & text above declaring "FOR A BIG SURPRISE!!! Tear out and place in a container of warm water" (traces of glue with some minor wear to final leaves). Original wrappers in silver and grey with "Brillo Brillo" on front cover (some minor wear).

Auction: 22 January 2018 at 15:00

Estimate 700 - 1,000€

Sold 850€