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Andy Warhol, Tomato, 1962

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Pettibone painted his versions of a "disaster" and a soup can very soon after Warhol finished his original compositions. These works are comparable to Warhol's in their use of mechanical reproduction and are truthful to the original palette, but are reduced in scale. The artist stated: "I'm not...

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Inscription

None. Numbered on the reverse side in the upper right corner: PO5360

Provenance

The artist; to Charles V. Thomas, Boston, 1975; to MFA, Boston, 1993

Credit Line

Gift of Charles V. Thomas

Copyright

Reproduced with Permission.

1965

Dimensions

20.3 x 15.2 cm (8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1993.897

Medium or Technique

Acrylic on canvas

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