- Andy Warhol was known for being a man about town, and the following photos prove it. In the early 1980s, the King of Pop Art snapped Polaroids of top fashion icons, from former Interview intern André Leon Talley to the dashing éminence grise, Giorgio Armani, along with the captivating shot of Caroline, Princess of Monaco below, which ended up the cover of Vogue’s December 1983/January 1984 issue.
Caroline, Princess of Monaco
Caroline, Princess of Monaco (1983)
Est. $10,000 – $15,000
Gianni Versace (1980)
Polacolor Type 108
- Giorgio Armani (1981)
Polacolor Est. $8,000 – $12,000
- Tina Chow and André Leon Talley
Tina Chow and André Leon Talley (1980)
Gelatin silver print
Est. $3,000 – $5,000
Polacolor Type 108 Est. $4,000-$6,000
All images © Christie’s Images / The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.
See more at the Tribeca Grand Hotel‘s Pop-Up Exhibition in New York from September Sept 4 – 22, 2013.
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