Tuesday, April 12, 2016

What's A Can Of Soup Worth These Days ???

Remember Andy Warhol? His paintings are back in the news:

Almost 50 years ago the quintessential New York artist, Andy Warhol, had his first one-man show in Los Angeles, thanks to the prescience of a West Coast art dealer named Irving Blum.

Blum also had the uncanny foresight to snap up “Campbell’s Soup Cans,” 32 small canvases for $1,000. He would eventually sell the group for $15 million.

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Another set of these paintings was just stolen from a Springfield, MO museum. You can read about it here:


This set of 10 paintings allegedly is worth $500,000. Not bad for a few cans of soup.

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