Une Cadillac pour Marilyn

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Voitures de Rêves #2
  Medium: hand-pulled lithograph
  Image size: 24" x 29 7/8"
  Edition size: 175
  Numbered Proofs: 37
  Non-Numbered Proofs: 20
  Total Edition size: 232
  Number of colors: 20
  Year printed: 1985
  Atelier: Arts-Litho, Paris
  Current Price: $ 2500 Last price on secondary mkt.
Une Cadillac Pour Marilyn is an image of great contrasts.
On one hand we see the powerful, durable and eternal sea and sand the will exist until the end of time. The waves have been crashing on this shore for eons. On the other hand we see how fragile, finite and fleeting, material possessions, fame and even life itself is.
The contrast is especially poignant within the context of the tragically shortened life of Marilyn Monroe.
This is the second in a series of six images entitled Voitures de Rêves.
Les Voitures de Rêves:
La Jag
Une Cadillac pour Marilyn
Dolce Vita (Ferrari)
La Mercedes du Casino
Le Privé et la Mustang

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