1928 - 1987
MARILYN MONROE (MARILYN) (F. & S. II.21)
Screenprint in colors, 1967, signed in pencil on the verso, dated and inscribed 'a.p.', an artist's proof aside from the numbered edition of 100, on wove paper, published by Factory Additions, New York, to announce the publication of the Marilyn portfolio, framed
sheet: 152 by 154 mm 6 by 6 in
The print is in good condition except the upper sheet edge very slightly shaved. A few tiny imperfections at the extreme sheet edges and an occasional small handling crease or faint scuff. (A minuscule pressure mark at lower left in the pink and a few small spots of surface soiling at lower right.) Two hinge remnants in the upper corners on the verso.
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