ANDY WARHOL | BLACKGLAMA (JUDY GARLAND)
Property from the Collection of Howard Russeck, Palm Beach, FL
1928 - 1987
BLACKGLAMA (JUDY GARLAND)
signed and dated 85 on the overlap
acrylic and silkscreen ink on canvas
22 by 22 in. 55.9 by 55.9 cm.
This work is numbered A991.101 by the Andy Warhol Art Authentication Board, Inc., on the overlap.
This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling to the edges, with faint associated rubbing marks in the corners and along the lower left edge, only visible under close inspection. Also upon close inspection and under raking light, there is evidence of faint stretcher marks, most noticeable along the top and bottom edges. Under Ultraviolet light, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.
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PaceWildenstein Gallery, New York
Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, Inc., New York
Private Collection, Beverly Hills
Sotheby's, New York, 16 May 2007, Lot 224
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner