By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Rocker Alice Cooper is planning to sell his rare Andy Warhol painting.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Hot, Humid Conditions Continue
Cooper recalled meeting Warhol in the 70s as the two hung out together in the same circle of people.
He said his girlfriend at the time gifted him the painting in the 1970s.READ MORE: Police Investigating Two Overnight Hazelwood Shootings
According to Cooper, he rolled it up, put it in storage, and then forgot about it for 40 years.
It’s believed to be in near-perfect condition.MORE NEWS: Department Of Defense To Conduct Planned Training Exercises In, Around Pittsburgh Area
The painting is expected to sell for as much as $4.5 million at auction.