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Shoes, Shoes, Shoes

3.89 of 5 stars 3.89  ·  rating details  ·  56 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Shoes, Shoes, Shoes collects the outrageous and bedazzling images of shoes - from spikes to boots to mules - that are some of Warhol's icon images. Accompanied throughout by witty Warhol quotations, such as "I decided that being a shoe salesman is a really sexy job," these forty drawings, prints, and watercolors demonstrate the Pop master's special talent for transforming ...more
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published April 1st 1997 by Bulfinch
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Amanda Leon
Jan 02, 2013 Amanda Leon rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Andy Warhol lovers, people who shop at Ross
Shoes Shoes Shoes is a book of drawings from the mid 50s to the early sixities with quotes about fashion, style and women. I hope warhol never actually intended for any of these drawings to be actual fashion sketches because while the shoes are nice to look at, the shoe design itself is ugly*. Overall, I give this book four and a half stars because the shoe drawings were underwhelming. The quotes were nice though.

*It is to be noted that the shoes reminded me of 18th century heels. Don't know if
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Shoes, Shoes, Shoes is a slim, practically pocket-sized collection of drawings, prints, and watercolours of shoes – real and imagined – by Andy Warhol. It’s comprised of forty images pulled from the archives of the artist’s foundation for the visual arts, each accompanied by an enigmatic Warhol quip.

While his ruminations on beauty and the president are amusing, the shoes are the real stars here. The collection spans Warhol’s career, from his famed stint as an advertising illustrator in the mid-5
Nov 22, 2007 Gina rated it 4 of 5 stars
Shelves: art
Andy Warhol got his start sketching shoes for advertisements in the 1950s.
Hilary i'm not a huge fan of warhol's work, but am fascinated by him.
a book that combines two of my favourite things in the world.
Lots of fun!
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Andrew Warhola, better known as Andy Warhol, was an American artist and a central figure in the movement known as Pop art. After a successful career as a commercial illustrator, Warhol became famous worldwide for his work as a painter, an avant-garde filmmaker, a record producer, an author, and a public figure known for his membership in wildly diverse social circles that included bohemian street ...more
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