Warhol “Double Elvis” to Auction at Sotheby’s in May


An Andy Warhol Double Elvis from 1963 will go on the block at Sotheby’s evening contemporary art auction on May 9. 

Double Elvis [Ferus Type] was first seen at Ferus Gallery the year it was made, and is the first Double Elvis to go on sale since 1995.

It is estimated to sell for as much as $30-50 million and will be exhibited at Sotheby’s Los Angeles from this Wednesday, Mar. 21.

According to the Baer Faxt, the work was listed in the Warhol catalogue raisonée as belonging to Shaindy Fenton.