Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags

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Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags
Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags
Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags
100 x 100 cm x 4cm
Perspex Tray with bunny tags and stencil spray paint

Hangs flush against the wall using a 'split baton' system.


After Gardner divorced Frank Sinatra in 1957, she headed for Spain, where she began a friendship with writer Ernest Hemingway (she had starred in an adaptation of his The Sun Also Rises that year, and five years earlier, Hemingway had successfully urged producer Darryl F. Zanuck to cast Gardner in The Snows of Kilimanjaro, a film which adapted several of his short stories). While staying with Hemingway at his villa in San Francisco de Paula in Havana, Cuba, Gardner once swam alone without a swimsuit in his pool. After watching her, Hemingway ordered his staff: "The water is not to be emptied". Her friendship with Hemingway led to her becoming a fan of bullfighting and bullfighters, such as Luis Miguel Dominguín, who became her lover. "It was a sort of madness, honey", she later said of the time.

 

Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags
Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags
Ava Gardner as Catwoman on Perspex Tray with bunny tags

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