Car Crash (F&S IIIA.9b), 1978
Unique Screenprint ink on paper
35 x 45 inches
Stamped "© Andy Warhol Enterprises, Inc. 1978" bottom right recto.
Executed in 1978, this Work is Stamped on the verso by the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board, Inc., and Numbered.
Stamped on the verso by the Estate of Andy Warhol.
The Andy Warhol Unique Car Crash Screenprint is Authenticated and Stamped on the verso by both the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board, Inc. and the Estate of Andy Warhol along with a Unique ID Number.
Andy Warhol, Unique Prints from the Estate of Rupert Jasen Smith, Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York/Fred Dorfman Gallery, New York: March 16-April 13, 1991, n.p. reproduced in black & white.
Andy Warhol, Rainer Crone, Praeger, New York, 1970, Catalogue Reference 329, a similar Unique Car Crash reproduced page 192.
Andy Warhol a Retrospective, K. McChine, R. Rosenblum, B. H. D. Buchloh & M. Livingstone, Museum of Modern Art, NY, 1986 Catalogue Reference 262, a similar Unique Car Crash reproduced page 257.
Andy Warhol 365 Takes, The Andy Warhol Museum, Abrams, NY, 2004, a similar Unique Car Crash reproduced page 229.
Andy Warhol's Green Car Crash Painting (Green Burning Car I), achieved a record $71 million record at Christie's, NY in May 2007, the highest price ever paid at public auction for an Andy Warhol Painting. On November 13, 2012, a smaller Car Crash Painting fetched $15.2 million at Sotheby's and an Andy Warhol Unique Suicide Screenprint achieved $16.5 million on the same night, the highest price ever fetched for an Andy Warhol Screenprint.
Andy Warhol Green Disaster achieves $15.2 million at Sotheby's, NY
The Andy Warhol Car Crash Unique Screenprint on paper is from the same Death & Disasters Series as the Andy Warhol Suicide Screenprint and Andy Warhol Green Disaster Painting sold at Sotheby's on November 13, 2012.