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ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE: OBJECTS OF DESIRE, IMPORTANT WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF DAVID CROLAND

Robert Mapplethorpe
UNTITLED (DAVID AGAINST BRICK WALL)
Estimate
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ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE: OBJECTS OF DESIRE, IMPORTANT WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF DAVID CROLAND

Robert Mapplethorpe
UNTITLED (DAVID AGAINST BRICK WALL)
Estimate
30,00050,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Robert Mapplethorpe
1946-1989
UNTITLED (DAVID AGAINST BRICK WALL)
a unique object, collage of painted halftone, colored papers, and a printed model comp card, on a layered mount, signed and dated in pencil on the mount, framed to the photographer’s specifications, 1970
Overall approximately 20 by 10 1/4  in. (51.5 by 26 cm.)
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Provenance

Acquired from the photographer, circa 1970

Catalogue Note

One of the first objects to enter Croland’s collection was Untitled (David Against Brick Wall), an arresting assemblage that includes a painted halftone of the model and his model comp card.  It was gifted by Mapplethorpe on the occasion of Croland’s 23rd birthday. 

Photographs

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