Artist: Andy Warhol (American, 1928 - 1987).
Title: "Knives #11".
Medium: Color offset lithograph.
Date: Printed 1982.
Dimensions: Overall size: 11 3/8 x 8 5/16 in. (289 x 211 mm).
Lot Note(s): Signed in black marker, lower right. Edition unknown, presumed very small. Light cream wove smooth coated paper. The full sheet. Fine impression. Very good condition; affixed to very thin and supple archival acid-free support sheet, not mount/board. Literature/catalogue raisonne: cf. Feldman/Schellmann IIIA.32. Comment(s): Rare. No auction records located. Issued to promote the 'Andy Warhol: Guns, Knives, Crosses' exhibition at the Galeria Fernando Vijande, Madrid, Spain. The show consisted of dozens of separate images of Warhol's renditions of guns, knives, and crosses. Apparently there were very small quantities of this lithograph printed for distribution at the opening night reception and they went fast. The reception was held on December 19th and the exhibition ran from December 20th, 1982 to February 12, 1983. Printed by Grafex, Madrid. Image copyright © Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. [28861-2-300]