An early exhibition poster for "Warhol: The Tate Gallery [Marilyn]"
Offset lithograph in colors, 1971, on smooth wove paper, from the edition of unknown size, published by Tate Gallery Publications, Millbank, London, the full sheet.
Artist: Andy Warhol
Title: Warhol Marilyn Tate Gallery
Medium: Offset Lithograph
Paper Size: 30 x 20 inches.
Note: Top reads, "THE TATE GALLERY 17 February-- 28 March 1971" [plus admission price, the days and the hours, etc.]; bottom reads, "ANDY WARHOL MARILYN MONROE 1964 PUBLISHED BY THE TATE GALLERY PUBLICATIONS DEPARTMENT MILBANK LONDON SW1 ENGLAND AND PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN".
Warhol's first one-man art-gallery exhibition as a fine artist was on July 9, 1962, in the Ferus Gallery of Los Angeles. The exhibition marked the West Coast debut of pop art. Andy Warhol's first New York solo pop exhibit was hosted at Eleanor Ward's Stable Gallery November 6–24, 1962. The exhibit included the works Marilyn Diptych, 100 Soup Cans, 100 Coke Bottles and 100 Dollar Bills. At the Stable Gallery exhibit, the artist met for the first time John Giorno who would star in Warhol's first film, Sleep, in 1963.
In good overall condition with some light rolling creases, back has tape stains from prior mounting.... read more