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    Description

    Andre de Dienes (American, 1913-1985)
    Marilyn Monroe Contact Photographs (2 uncut contact sheets, 2 cut contacts, totaling 10 images), 1940s-1950s
    Gelatin silver prints on Kodak paper, printed circa 1970s-1980s
    5-1/8 x 4-1/4 inches (13.0 x 10.8 cm); 2 cut contacts (sheets)
    11 x 8-5/8 inches; uncut contact sheets (sheets)
    Each sheet with photographer's stamp and The Kim Goodwin Collection stamp, verso.

    PROVENANCE:
    Kim Goodwin;
    Current owner.


    Condition Report*: Overall very good condition. A few scattered hairline scratches visible under raking light. Bumping to corners on the 2 cut contacts, not affecting the images. Sheets are loose; not framed.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2021
    13th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 491

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

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