Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), 'CLIFTON'. Photo Sotheby's
the photographer's estate stamp, signed and dated by Michael Ward Stout, Executor, and with title, date, and edition '2/10' in ink on the reverse, framed, 1981 (The Black Book, p. 26); 14 by 14 in. (35.6 by 35.6 cm.). Estimate 15,000—25,000 USD.. Lot Sold 20,000 USD.
PROVENANCE: Donated by the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation to the 1989 Art Against AIDS auction, where it was acquired by the present owner
Sotheby's. Photographs, 06 Apr 11, New York www.sothebys.com