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    Chelsea Girls (Filmmakers Distribution Center, 1966). British Double Crown (20" X 30").
    This is Andy Warhol's three and a half hour, split-screen improvisational film dealing with the inhabitants of the Hotel Chelsea. Perhaps the best thing about the film's British release is the striking poster, with artwork by famous illustrator Alan Aldridge. The poster offered is not the original theatrical release poster, but a commercial art printing done several years after the original printing and approved by the artist from his original artwork. This is not a reproduction in our opinion, but a second printing. The original poster, reportedly printed in very small quantity, is almost impossible to find, making this lot an extraordinary opportunity for collectors! The poster has been restored to address some crimping in the lower left border, a tear in the left border, and some creasing in the face and upper border. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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