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Warhol's screenprint "Turtle 1985" was published to "coincide with the 1985 film `Turtle Diary' written by Harold Pinter." See Andy Warhol Prints, 4th Edition by Feldman and Schellmann at p.148. The work is in excellent condition. It was published by CBS, Inc, Los Angeles. The printer was Rupert Jason Smith.
The work is framed between two sheets of glass as pictured, which has preserved the print very well, although the outer molding should be replaced (see Photo).

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Catalogue Raisonné: II.360A, Feldman & Schellmann
The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Remains of Hinges / Adhesive
Area: Verso, Margin
Notes: Remains of hinges as pictured, extremely minor, acid-free and not showing through the front. Please contact specialist for more details.
Degree: Minor

Definition Key
Image The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.
Margin Areas bordering the central image, outside the plate marks, or the perimeter area.
Edge The farthest edge of the object.
Verso The reverse/back of the object.

Minor An existing condition which generally does not involve risk of loss.
Moderate Noticeable damage, increasing in severity and/or size; should be monitored or corrected by a conservator.
Major Distinct, recognizable damage; the stability of the work is questionable and risk is a factor. Requires the attention of a conservator.
Extreme Advanced and severe damage; work is insecure and at great risk.

  • Pickup Location: New York, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 34 x 43 in. (86.36 x 109.22 cm.)
  • Framed Under: Glass
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