Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13)
Lot 195
Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13)
Sold for US$ 7,200 inc. premium
Auction Details
Photographs San Francisco
21 May 2008 13:00 PDT

Auction 16085
Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13) Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13) Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13) Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13) Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989); 'Z' Portfolio; (13)
Lot Details
(n/a) Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)
'Z' Portfolio, 1981
Washington, D.C.: Harry Lunn, and Robert Miller Gallery, New York, 1981. 13 gelatin silver prints, each signed and edition numbered 8/25 in ink on the mount, missing the printed title, essay by Edmund White, plate list, colophon, and brown silk folding case.
Titles Include: Alistair Butler, NYC, 1980; Philip Prioleau, NYC, 1979; Charles Edward Bowman, NYC, 1980; Dennis Speight, NYC, 1980; Dennis Speight, NYC, 1980; Untitled, NYC, 1981; Leigh Lee, NYC, 1980; Bruce Thompson, San Francisco, 1980; Untitled, NYC, 1981; Untitled, NYC, 1981; Untitled, NYC, 1981; Untitled, NYC, 1981; Daniel, NYC, 1981; Bob Love, NYC, 1981 (13)
each plate 7 1/2 x 7 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Robert Mapplethorpe, Black Book, pls. 3, 10, 13, 14, 18, 24, 37, 41, 42, 54, 55 (not all of the plates are illustrated)
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