Andy Warhol - Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom (1985)
|size||111,5 x 90 x 4 cm|
|size incl. frame||112 x 91 cm|
|medium||screenprint on lenox museum board|
|Signed and numbered with pencil in lower right|
The works were based on official or media photographs of the monarchs. Queen Elizabeth’s portrait is made from a photograph taken in 1977 for her Silver Jubilee. The photographic silkscreen technique used is central to Warhol’s practice, employed in both his prints and paintings.