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Kevin Mazur
Kurt Cobain, Courtney Love, and Frances Bean Vintage Original Photograph

1993

$276.50Asking Price

About

This rare color image features Courtney Love, Kurt Cobain, and their baby standing with Sinead O'Connor. Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love first locked eyes on each other at eleven in the evening on Friday, January 12, 1990, and within 30 seconds they were tussling on the floor. The setting was the Satyricon, a small, dimly lit nightclub in Portland, Oregon. Kurt was there for a Nirvana gig; Courtney had come with a friend who was dating a member of the opening band, the wonderfully named Oily Bloodmen. On February 24, 1992, a few days after the conclusion of Nirvana's "Pacific Rim" tour, Cobain and Love were married on Waikiki Beach in Hawaii. Love wore a satin and lace dress once owned by Frances Farmer, and Cobain donned a Guatemalan purse and wore green pajamas, because he had been "too lazy to put on a tux". Eight people were in attendance at the ceremony, including Grohl. Sinead O' Connor is an Irish singer-songwriter who rose to fame in the late 1980s with her debut album The Lion and the Cobra. As Sinéad O'Connor, she achieved worldwide success in 1990 with a new arrangement of Prince's song "Nothing Compares 2 U". The three musicians and Courtney and Kurt's Daughter are pictured here standing at the MTV Awars in Universal City, California in 1993. Some wear and tear are associated with vintage original photos, stamp and markings of authenticity included on back.

Details

  • Creator
    Kevin Mazur
  • Creation Year
    1993
  • Dimensions
    Height: 8 in. (20.32 cm)Width: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
  • Medium
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    Las Vegas, NV
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5602995991

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