Lot 10
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Francesco Scavullo

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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Description

  • Francesco Scavullo
  • Brooke Shields
  • gelatin silver print
screenprint in colors on canvas, signed and dated in ink on the reverse, 1984

Provenance

The collection of Sean Byrnes

Catalogue Note

THIS WORK WILL BE OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE

The image of Brooke Shields used for this screenprint on canvas, printed by Warhol’s master printer Rupert Jasen Smith, is a slight variation on her February 1981 cover for Cosmopolitan magazine.  

"The camera loves her and she loves the camera. You can't take a bad picture of her... I photographed Brooke from age 7 months up to the Cosmopolitan cover in 1996." - Francesco Scavullo, Scavullo: Photographs, 50 years

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