6 April 2016
Robert Mapplethorpe (1946-1989)
Lydia Cheng, 1987
gelatin silver print, flush-mounted on aluminum
signed, titled, dated and numbered '3/10' in ink with signed copyright credit stamp (flush mount, verso)
image: 19 1/8 x 22 7/8 in. (48.5 x 58.1 cm.)
sheet/flush mount: 29 ¼ x 33 in. (71.6 x 83.7 cm.)
This work is number 3 from the edition of 10.
Phillips de Pury & Company, New York, Friday, October 7, 2005, lot 301.
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Janet Kardon, Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment, University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, 1988, p. 95.
Robert Mapplethorpe, Ten by Ten, Schirmer/Mosel, Munich, 1988, pl. 54.
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