5 October 2016
Robert Mapplethorpe (1946–1989)
Lisa Lyon, 1981
gelatin silver print, flush-mounted on board
signed and numbered 'AP 1/2' in ink (margin); signed and dated in ink in photographer's copyright credit stamp (flush mount, verso)
image: 15 1/8 x 15 1/4 in. (38.4 x 38.7 cm.)
sheet/flush mount: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.7 cm.)
This work is Artist's Proof 1/2 from the edition of 10.
acquired directly from the above by Lisa Lyon (B. 1953);
Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, April 16, 2010, lot 45.
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Robert Mapplethorpe et al., Lady, Lisa Lyon, Viking Press, New York, 1983, p. 79.
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