Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Andy Warhol's Stuffed Great Dane

In the Warhol Museum. Andy bought it already stuffed, but loved it just the same.

Andy Warhol Museum

Address:
117 Sandusky St., Pittsburgh, PA
Directions:
Inside the Andy Warhol Museum. Sandusky St. and E. General Robinson St. On the 3rd floor.
Phone:
412-237-8300
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Andy Warhol's Stuffed Great Dane.

Andy Warhol's Stuffed Great Dane

Andy Warhol's Great Dane is still there, but not on display. It is on the Warhol Museum archives floor, in a glass enclosed office. You can see it right next to a stuffed lion!

[Chrissie, 07/25/2019]

Great Dane.

Andy Warhol Great Dane

Andy Warhol's stuffed Great Dane is still there! The Andy Warhol Museum is worth the visit, too. Very entertaining.

[Kim Y., 05/26/2017]

Andy purchased the dog from an antique dealer, already stuffed.

Andy Warhol's Great Dane.

Andy Warhol's Stuffed Great Dane

Cecil's still at The Andy Warhol Museum.

[Paul, 02/05/2010]
Andy Warhol's Stuffed Great Dane

The last time I was there, their research library had Andy Warhol's stuffed Great Dane. I believe that it was originally Darryl Zanuck's.

[Daniel Postellon, 02/11/1998]

"Cecil" was stuffed in 1930 and purchased by Andy in the late 1960s. Warhol paid $300, believing an antiques dealer who claimed that the dog had been owned by Cecil B. DeMille. Cecil was indeed a champion dog, but his owner was a complete nobody, and he had been stuffed as part of a Dog Hall of Fame at Yale University's Peabody Museum, which closed in 1964. It's estimated that the antiques dealer made about $290 profit on the sale.


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