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    Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)
    Marilyn Portfolio (Complete with 10 Photographs), 1952-1959
    Gelatin silver, printed by Stephen Gersh under the supervision of Yvonne Halsman, 1981
    10 x 12-3/4 inches (25.4 x 32.4 cm), or slightly smaller
    Signed by Yvonne Halsman and editioned '123/250' in ink on the colophon. Each with the Halsman/Marilyn copyright credit portfolio stamp, numbered '123' in ink verso. All housed in linen covered clamshell case. Published by the Neikrug Press, 1981.


    More information about Philippe Halsman, also known as Halsman, Philippe, Halsmann, Philipp, Philippe Halsman.

    Condition Report*: A few scattered retouching spots visible in raking light. Marilyn lying in bikini top with scuffs to the lower right corner visible in raking light. Marilyn entering the closet with to 1 inch line indentations visible in raking light. Three Marilyns with tear to the middle of the left margin not affecting the image. Photographs in overall very good/excellent condition. Some mounts soiled and with pinholes in the corners. Colophon with a tear to the plate list. Clamshell box stained and with torn corners.
    *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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    October, 2020
    6th Tuesday
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