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Warhol, Andy

Syllabification: War·hol, Andy
Pronunciation: /ˈwôrˌhôl, -ˌhōl
 
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Definition of Warhol, Andy in English:

( Circa 1928–87), US painter, graphic artist, and filmmaker; born Andrew Warhola. A major exponent of pop art, he achieved fame for a series of silkscreen prints and acrylic paintings of familiar objects (such as Campbell’s soup cans) and famous people (such as Marilyn Monroe), that are treated with objectivity and precision.

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