Liz #5, a portrait of Elizabeth Taylor by Andy Warhol sells for close to $27 million

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Liz #5, a portrait of Elizabeth Taylor by Andy Warhol sells for close to $27 million

Four Andy Warhol paintings – including “Liz #5”, a portrait of Elizabeth Taylor – was sold for multi million dollars at the Contemporary Art auction by Phillips de Pury & Company in New York on May 12.

Liz #5 by Andy Warhol

Below are the title of the paintings with their respective auction results:

“Liz #5” – $26,962,500

“Flowers” – $8,146,500

“Third Eye” – $7,026,500

“Witch”- $2,658,500

The paiting title “Third Eye” – pictured below – was a collaboration between Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat

Third Eye by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol

Source: CNN and ArtInfo

 

 

By | 2011-05-13T07:42:35+00:00 May 13th, 2011|Arts|0 Comments

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