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    John Bryson (American, 1923-2005)
    Marilyn Monroe at Night, Descending a Staircase, 1960
    Gelatin silver
    13-1/4 x 9 inches (33.7 x 22.9 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    Christie's New York, February 12, 2009, lot 138;
    Private collection.

    EXHIBITED:
    Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, "I Wanna Be Loved By You: Photographs of Marilyn Monroe from the Leon and Michaela Constantiner Collection," November 12, 2004-April 3, 2005;
    [The above exhibition also travelled to]Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, September 14, 2005-December 31, 2005, and Bass Museum of Art, Miami, February 27, 2006-April 30, 2006.


    Condition Report*: Dry mounted, matted and framed under acrylic to 18-3/4 x 14-1/2 inches; under raking light, there appear to be some scattered small indents, notably in the lower right quadrant; tiny edge chips and minor bumps to the corners; overall this print appears to be in very good condition.
    *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.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    27th Thursday
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