Andy Warhol (United States, 1928-1987)
'Marilyn (Castelli Mailer)', 1981
This announcement mailer was created for the famous exhibition Andy Warhol: A Print Retrospective 1963-1981 held at Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, 21 November - 22 December 1981. The print features Warhol's most famous image of Marilyn Monroe screen printed in pink and yellow by Castelli Graphics. The mailer went out folded as an invitation to a limited number of important attendees, and has become a very sought-after piece among collectors.
Screenprint on Fine Paper
305 x 305 mm (12 x 12 in)
Hand Signed 'Andy Warhol' in Black Marker
Edition of 250
Very Good Condition (slight fading of colors from age)