Art History in the News: Warhol’s Coke bottle caps $222m Pop Art auction – News, Art – The Independent

 

 

“The Warhol buyer was not recorded, but it was sold by the collector Elizabeth Rea, who purchased the painting with her late husband, Michael, at Christie’s in 1983 for $143,000, according to The New York Times. The record for a Warhol was set at Christie’s New York in May 2007 for 1963’s Green Car Crash (Green Burning Car I), which sold for $71.7m.”

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