• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7747

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    17 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 139

    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)

    Marilyn Monroe (F. & S. II.30)

    Price Realised  


    Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
    Marilyn Monroe (F. & S. II.30)
    screenprint in colours, 1967, on wove paper, signed with initials, dated and inscribed in pencil verso, a proof aside from the edition of 250 (there were also 26 artist's proofs), published by Factory Additions, New York, with the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board Inc. stamp verso, numbered A129.971, the full sheet, the colours fresh and bright, a thinly backed horizontal crease to the lower image, a few small, skilfully retouched abrasions in places, a few hinging defects at the sheet edges verso, framed
    I., S. 913 x 915 mm.

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