Velvet Underground and the Warhol Foundation settle suit

The proto-punk band sued over Warhol’s banana design

A famous artist, one of the best rock bands of all time and a banana walk into a lawsuit.

What had the makings of a bad joke turned out to be a real copyright infringement suit between the Velvet Underground and  the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.


Cathleen Flahardy

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