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Andy Warhol collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Tretter: Collection 34

Scope and Content

The collection contains page proofs and layouts for six art books by Andy Warhol: Angels, Angels, Angels; Flowers, Flowers, Flowers; Love, Love, Love; Shoes, Shoes, Shoes; Style, Style, Style; and Yum, Yum, Yum.


  • 1994-1997


Language of Materials

Collection material in English

Restrictions on Access

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Restrictions on Use

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Biographical Note

Andy Warhol was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1928. He studied commercial art at the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh, graduating in 1949. After graduation, Warhol went to New York where he worked as an illustrator for magazines such as Vogueand Harpar's Bazaar, and commercial advertising. A modern artist with a wide range of mediums, Warhol's art included portraits, sculpture, mass media advertising, such as the Campbell's soup can, and films. Andy Warhol died on February 22, 1987.


1 box (0.3 cubic feet)


Collection contains page proofs and layouts of six art books by Andy Warhol.


The materials are arranged in alphabetical order by title.

Additional Finding Aid

Contact the curator for further information regarding this collection.

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated to the Tretter Collection by Eleanor and Elmer L. Andersen.

Related Materials

Refer to the University of Minnesota catalog(MNCAT) for a list of published works about Andy Warhol.
Andy Warhol Collection, 1994-1997
Karen Spilman
May 2005
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Finding aid written in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Collecting Area