Andy Warhol. Marilyn Monroe I Love Your Kiss Forever Forever (double page headpiece, pages 112 and 113) from 1¢ Life. 1964

Andy Warhol Marilyn Monroe I Love Your Kiss Forever Forever (double page headpiece, pages 112 and 113) from 1¢ Life 1964

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For this double-page lithograph, Warhol used the same source image as he did for his Marilyn Monroe paintings and screenprints. Here, he isolated the detail of the movie star's mouth, presenting it at once as a disembodied symbol and a reproducible commodity.

Gallery label from Andy Warhol: Campbell's Soup Cans and Other Works, 1953–1967, April 25–October 18, 2015
Author
Walasse Ting
Medium
Lithograph from an illustrated book with 62 lithographs and reproductions
Dimensions
composition (double page): 11 5/8 x 21 1/4" (29.5 x 54cm); page (each): 16 1/8 x 11 7/16" (41 x 29 cm)
Credit
Gift of the author, Walasse Ting, the editor, Sam Francis, and the publisher, E. W. Kornfeld
Object number
1164.1964.41
Copyright
© 2018 Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Department
Drawings and Prints