Property of a Private American Collector
1928 - 1987
MARILYN MONROE (MARILYN) (F. & S. II.22)
Screenprint in colors, 1967, signed in pencil on the verso and stamp-numbered 193/250 (total edition includes 26 artist's proofs lettered A-Z), on wove paper, printed by Aetna Silkscreen Products, Inc., published by Factory Additions, New York, framed
sheet: 914 by 914 mm 36 by 36 in
The full sheet, printed to the edges, in good condition apart from a vertical crease, measuring approx. 3 inches at lower left sheet edge, with some associated ink cracking and two handling creases along left sheet edge. Slight rubbing along extreme sheet edges with some faint spots of associated surface soiling. The verso slightly toned.
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