A Portrait of Andy Warhol
Biography of Andy Warhol.
You might recognize him from his famous paintings of Campbell’s soup cans and coke bottles. But do you know about the artist who created these images?
Any Warhol was often sick as a child but found comfort in reading comic books and most especially in drawing. From his early days in Pittsburgh in the 1930s to the height of his glory in the 1960s when he blurred the line between commercial art and fine art, this book chronicles an artist’s remarkable path to becoming a renowned Pop Art icon.
Describes how Andy Warhol used his talent for drawing to overcome poverty and illness, to become a successful commercial artist, and eventually an influential painter, filmmaker, and public figure.
Examines the life and work of the pop artist Andy Warhol, from his early days in Pittsburgh, PA, to his popular commercial art of the 1960s. By the author of the New York Times Notable book, Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People.
Find it at NYPL
Buy It Now
Support your library, keep it forever!View Purchase Options Learn more about this program
Hello! We noticed you have the following items in your cart right now:
If you'd still like to purchase the items you have in your cart, you can do that now.
You'll be able to purchase your eBook after you have checked out your current cart.
To continue with your eBook purchase immediately, you can clear your cart by clicking below.
All items will be removed from your cart.
I'd like to keep browsing! I'll decide later.