Warhol’s famous portrait of Chinese Communist leader Mao Zedong was created in 1973.
Mao was painted 15 feet high, as many of the images on China’s buildings and walls was oversized. Adding a bit of colors to pretty Mao up; Andy was not a fan.
The Artists Rights Society is the U.S. copyright representative for the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts for all Warhol works with the exception of Warhol film stills.
The U.S. copyright representative for Warhol film stills is the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh.
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has agreements in place for its image archive. All digital images of Warhol are exclusively managed by Corbis, while all transparency images of Warhol are managed by Art Resource
The Andy Warhol Museum
117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-5890
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