Wednesday , 17 April 2024


Aside from being an artist, Andy Warhol was also a collector with watches among the items he acquired. This specific watch, a pink gold reference 2526 Patek Philippe, would be desirable even without its notable prior owner.

The 18K pink gold case measures 36mm and holds an eggshell enamel dial, with desirable inset hour markers, and bears the signature of Serpico Y Laino, Patek’s exclusive retailer in Caracas, Venezuela. Initially sold in 1988 as part of a Warhol collection sale, it dates to 1955 and sits on a brown leather strap.

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About Karl Heinz Nuber

Nuber ist langjähriger unabhängiger Uhren Journalist und begann seine Karriere in den frühen 80er Jahren. Durch das Sammeln kam er zum Schreiben. Er ist Gründer des vierteljährlich regelmässig bilingual – Deutsch und English - erscheinenden TOURBILLON Magazin’s, der digitalen TOURBILLON Plattform TICK-Talk, der Ausstellungs- und Event Plattform Art of TOURBILLON und TOURBILLON TV. Er tritt regelmässig als Kenner der Branche in Erscheinung.

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