ANDY WARHOL (1928 1987)

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ANDY WARHOL (1928 1987)
Reigning Queens: Queen Ntombi Twala of Swaziland, 1985
100 x 80 cm (39 x 31 in)
Printer: Rupert Jasen Smith, New York
Publisher: George C.P. Mulder, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Edition: 40, 10 AP, 5 PP, 3 HC, 30 TP containing only one image of each queen
Materials: From the portfolio of sixteen screenprints on Lenox Museum Board
Markings: Signed and numbered in pencil lower left
Catalogue: Feldman & Schellmann II.349

Additional Notes:

There is also a Royal Edition of this screenprint (Feldman & Schellmann II.349A) printed with diamond dust in the following edition size: 30, 5 AP, 2 PP, 2 HC. 

R is marked before each number in the Royal Edition - e.g., R 1/30, RAP 1/5, RPP 1/2, RHC 1/2.

Based on media photographs of Queen Ntombi Twala of Swaziland, one of the only four reigning queens in the world at the time the portfolio was published.

Stamped in black on verso, © Andy Warhol 1985.

Bears the printer's chop mark.

Warhol made paintings of this subject.