Edward Bell (British Contemporary) Fly Poster for David Bowie Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) Album, 1980, signed on the back of frame, measurements 60 x 121 cm (SH), frame 67.5 x 129 cm
These posters were created to promote and advertise the album and were not in general circulation or for sale
Illustrated in Edward Bell's 2017 Unmade Up... publication, page 22-23Provenance:
from the personal collection of Edward Bell
Sold for £1,800
the poster is framed under glazing- not examined external to the frame. The poster appears in generally good condition without any obvious evidence for tears, surface losses or holes and the colours appear well preserved without signs of fading. The item has been signed by Edward Bell on the back of the frame.
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