DEATH BY HAMBURGER
chromogenic print, framed, 2001, no. 3 in an edition of 10; accompanied by an affidavit of sale from the artist’s studio (David LaChapelle, pl. 52) (2)
15¾ by 23 ½ in. (40 by 59.7 cm.)
This chromogenic print appears to be in generally excellent condition. The colors remain bright and saturated, with no apparent fading. Upon close inspection in high raking light, a few barely discernible scratches are visible.
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Staley-Wise Gallery, New York, 2007