14 avril 2011

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), 'CLIFTON'.

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
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12 avril 2011

Phillips de Pury & Company Announces Spectacular Results from the New York Photographs Auction

  Richard Avedon, Marlene Dietrich, Turban by Dior, The Ritz, Paris, August, 1955. Estimate $10,000-15,000. Sold $11,250. NEW YORK, NY.- Phillips de Pury & Company’s Photographs sale at 450 Park Avenue, comprising 260 lots, sold 94.5% by value and 90.4% by lot totaling $5,802,250 (including premium). Phillips de Pury & Company finalizes the New York Photographs week with outstanding results that confirm the Photographs Department status as a leader in the photographs market across the classic and contemporary... [Lire la suite]
01 novembre 2010

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989), Jack Walls, 1982

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989), Jack Walls, 1982  © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd Gelatin silver print, flush-mounted, signed by the artist, signed by Michael Ward Stout, Executor, titled, dated, numbered A/P 1/2 in an unidentified hand in ink and the Estate copyright credit reproduction limitation stamp on mount verso; 15 1/8 x 15 1/4in - Estimate: $5,000 - 7,000 Bonhams. Photographs, 2 Nov 2010, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles www.bonhams.com
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30 mai 2010

Robert Mapplethorpe 's Two Silver Prints & Three Photogravure

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), Calla Lily, 1984. photo Sotheby's Silver print, printed 1984. Flush-mounted to sturdy card. Signed, dated and dedicated for Anne in ink in the lower margin. On the reverse on the card with the photographer's copyright stamp, signed by the photographer and dated 1984 in ink, and titled Calla Lilly #1 (sic), dated, numbered 2/10 and 1357 in an unknown hand. Mounted and framed. image 38.5 x 38.5 cm (15 1/8 x 15 1/8 in.), sheet 50.2 x 40 cm (19 ¾ x 15 ¾ in.) Est. 40,000—60,000 GBP Lot Sold 103,250... [Lire la suite]
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10 avril 2010

Robert Mapplethorpe, Apollo, 1988.

Robert Mapplethorpe, Apollo, 1988. photo courtesy Phillips de Pury & Company Gelatin silver print. 19 1/8 x 19 1/4 in. (48.6 x 48.9 cm).  Signed by Michael Ward Stout, Executor, in ink and Estate of Robert Mapplethorpe copyright credit stamp on the reverse of the flush-mount. One from an edition of 10 plus 2 artist's proofs. ESTIMATE $25,000-35,000 LITERATURE Random House, Mapplethorpe, p. 295 Phillips de Pury & Company. Photographs. 16 April 2010. New York
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05 avril 2010

Phillips de Pury & Company Announces Highlights from Its New York Photographs Sale

Diane Arbus, Identical Twins, Roselle, NJ, 1967. Gelatin silver print from A Box of Ten Photographs, printed later by Neil Selkirk. 14 3/4 x 15 in. (37.5 x 38.1 cm).  Stamped 'A Diane Arbus photograph', signed, titled, dated, numbered 19/50 by Doon Arbus, Executor, in ink, credit reproduction limitation and portfolio stamps on the verso. Estimated at $70,000-90,000. photo courtesy Phillips de Pury & Company NEW YORK, NY.- Phillips de Pury & Company announced the highlights of the forthcoming New York Photographs... [Lire la suite]
02 février 2010

Major retrospective of Robert Mapplethorpe’s photographs @ the NRW-Forum in Düsseldorf

Robert Mapplethorpe: Self Portrait, 1988. © 2010 Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, used by permission DUSSELDORF.- Robert Mapplethorpe, who was born in 1946 and passed away in 1989, is one of the few artists who truly deserve to be known far beyond the borders of the art world. Mapplethorpe dominated photography in the late twentieth century and paved the way for the recognition of photography as an art form in its own right; he firmly anchored the subject of homosexuality in mass culture and created a classic photographic image,... [Lire la suite]
29 novembre 2009

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) Portrait of Jack Stahl (Lone Mountain College, San Francisco).

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) Portrait of Jack Stahl (Lone Mountain College, San Francisco). Silver print, 7 1/2 inches (19.1 cm.) square, with Mapplethorpe's signature and date, in ink, on verso. 1976 - Estimate $4,000-6,000 This print was shown in Mapplethorpe's first exhibition of male nudes at The Kitchen, an alternative space in Manhattan's Soho district, in 1977. It is an early, uneditioned print. SWANN GALLERIES, INC. PHOTOGRAPHIC LITERATURE & FINE PHOTOGRAPHS. December 8, 2009 - Swann Auction Galleries
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18 octobre 2009

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), Ken and Lydia, 1985 & Jack Walls, 1983

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) Ken and Lydia, 1985. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2009 gelatin silver print - signed, dated, numbered 'AP 1/2', inscribed 'For Bob' in ink and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamp (on the reverse of the flush-mount) - 19 1/8 x 15¼in. (48.5 x 38.6cm.) - Est. $20,000 - $30,000 - Sold $27,500 Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989) Jack Walls, 1983. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd. 2009 gelatin silver print - signed, titled, dated in ink and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamp... [Lire la suite]
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12 octobre 2009

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), 'Skull and crossbones'.

Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989), 'Skull and crossbones'. photo Sotheby's Flush-mounted, the photographer's copyright stamp, signed and dated in ink, and edition number '3/10' and '[MAP] 1163' in ink and pencil on the reverse, framed, 1983. 15¼ by 15¼ in. (38.7 by 38.7 cm.). Est. 8,000—12,000 USD - Sold 3,750 USD Sotheby's. Photographs. 09 Oct 09. ew York www.sothebys.com
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