Campbell's Soup Can Painting

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Campbell's Soup Can Painting. March 7th 2020 32 Campbells Soup Cans detail 1962 Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art MoMA New York. Each portfolio contains 10 screen prints and corresponds with the paintings and were one of the first portfolios to be published through Factory Additions a company Warhol created to distribute his prints.

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When asked why he choose to paint the 32 varieties of Campbells soup Warhol replied that as a child he ate it every day. In 1962 at the Ferus Gallery in Los Angeles Andy Warhol had his first solo painting exhibition. While designing Campbells Soup Cans Warhol sought to point to the eating habits of society.

Andy Warhol famously appropriated familiar images from consumer culture and mass.

Searching for subjects for painting it was a friends suggestion that he paint something everybody recognised like Campbells Soup which gave Warhol his subject. Each canvas 20 x 16 508 x 406 cm. The screen print portfolios Campbells Soup Cans I and Campbells Soup Cans II were created in 1968 and 1969 respectively. March 7th 2020 32 Campbells Soup Cans detail 1962 Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art MoMA New York.