signed and dated 62 on the reverse. Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Can paintings are key works of the 1960s pop art movement, a moment when many artists made work derived from popular culture. 1928 - 1987. The story of the original work is the story of one of the defining creations of the Pop Art Movement. Warhol approaches his subject with reverence, paying attention to the can label’s details and gorgeous colors. Campbell’s Soup Andy Warhol Find out more about Andy Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup series, browse prints & editions for sale & view the works wanted by active buyers right now. Overall installation with 3" between each panel is 97" high x 163" wide. Andy Warhol’s Tomato Soup, Campbell’s Soup, 1968 is one of Warhol’s most famous works. CAMPBELL'S SOUP CAN. Sotheby’s Prints & Multiples sale on 27 March includes a complete set of Warhol’s 1968 Campbell’s Soup I (F. & S. II.44-53) screenprints. About the Art. Acrylic with metallic enamel paint on canvas, 32 panels. In 1962, Andy Warhol showed 32 Campbell’s soup can paintings at the Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles. 60.3 by 45.7 cm. Tomato soup was the first flavor of soup Campbell’s introduced, making it a crucial addition to Warhol’s Campbell’s soup series. Campbell’s Soup I: Pepper Pot 51 is part of Warhol’s first Campbell’s Soup portfolios, Campbell’s Soup I.One of the reasons that Andy Warhol chose to feature Campbell’s soup was because of his fascination with consumer items and the claim that he had eaten Campbell’s Soup for lunch for most of his life. Campbell's Soup Cans. 1962. 79.4 by 64.8 cm. Andy Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Cans are perhaps the most well-known images of American modern art. Each canvas 20 x 16" (50.8 x 40.6 cm). 23¾ by 18 in. framed: 31¼ by 25½ in. 32 Campbell's Soup Cans 1962 - Andy Warhol To celebrate the day of Andy Warhol's birth (he was born this day in 1928) we thought it would be an opportune moment to look back at the story behind one of his most iconic works, 32 Campbell's Soup Cans from 1962. How Andy Warhol Came to Paint Campbell’s Soup Cans He was talented and prosperous, but the young visionary worried the art world had left him behind. Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Cans elevate the popular or everyday to the status of art. graphite on paper. Andy Warhol. Andy Warhol famously appropriated familiar images from consumer culture and mass media, among them celebrity and tabloid news photographs, comic strips, and, in this work, the widely consumed canned soup made by the Campbell’s Soup Company.When he first exhibited Campbell’s Soup Cans in 1962, the canvases were displayed together on shelves, like products in a grocery aisle. ANDY WARHOL. Initially created as a series of thirty two canvases in 1962, the soup cans gained international acclaim as a breakthrough in Pop Art.