Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Tyrone, 1987 12.6 x 17.6cm (4 15/16 x 6 15/16in).
Lot 53
Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Tyrone, 1987 12.6 x 17.6cm (4 15/16 x 6 15/16in).
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 2,600 - 3,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)
Tyrone, 1987
Gelatin silver print, mounted on card. Signed in pencil in the margin and with printed inscription 'Just to thank you'. Framed.
12.6 x 17.6cm (4 15/16 x 6 15/16in).

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  • Provenance:
    The Estate of Robin Gibson O.B.E., Chief Curator of the National Portait Gallery, London, 1994-2001

    Robin Gibson established the Photography Department at the National Portrait Gallery in 1969-70 and was at the forefront of the opening of new galleries in the 1980s, which gave promenance to 20th century art.
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