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Russell Young (British, b. 1959) is an artist who is best known for his photographs of celebrities that he colors, covers in diamond dust, and enamels. His subjects include Bruce Springsteen, Björk, Paul Newman, and Diana Ross, amongst others. Young began his career by documenting the burgeoning genre of punk-rock scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s. His photographs were well-received, and he promptly secured from magazines and record companies. Young’s “big break” came in 1986 when he was hired to shoot the cover for George Michael's "Faith" album. This opportunity would lead Young to his travels in America where he began photographing the its beloved icons.

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Marilyn Crying , 2014
Lot Number 4
Acrylic paint, enamel and diamond dust screen print on linen
36 x 28 in (91.44 x 71.12 cm)
Framed
Unique
Courtesy of the Artist
Russell Young 2014 Marilyn Crying liquid gold and black (on reverse)

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Marilyn Crying
  • Dimensions
    36 x 28 in (91.44 x 71.12 cm)