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WARHOL, Andy (1928 - 1987), Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WARHOL, Andy (1928 - 1987), Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, illustrator

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 6 August 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; died 22 February 1987, in New York.

Painter, draughtsman, printmaker, illustrator, photographer, filmmaker, writer, collector. Figures, portraits, still-lifes.

Pop Art, Copy Art.

[not available online] [not available online]Andy Warhol was the son of Slovak immigrants who settled in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in the 1920s. His father, a miner,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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