T.A. WARHOL COLLECTION: “JED JOHSON”

Jed Johnson (December 30, 1948 – July 17, 1996) was an American interior designer and film director. Initially hired by Andy Warhol to sweep floors at Warhol’s Factory, he subsequently moved in with Warhol and became his lover.  As a passenger in the First Class cabin, he was killed when TWA Flight 800 exploded shortly after takeoff in 1996.

WARHOL COLLECTION: “Mao” (1973)

Mao, 1973 ‘If Warhol can be regarded as an artist of strategy, his choice of Mao as a subject – as the ultimate star – was brilliant. The image of Mao taken from the portrait photograph reproduced in the Chairman’s so-called Little Red Book, is probably the one recognised by more of the earth’s population […]