5 October 2016
Robert Mapplethorpe (1946–1989)
Patrice, N.Y.C., 1977
gelatin silver print, flush-mounted on board
signed by Michael Ward Stout, Executor, and dated in ink in Estate copyright credit stamp, and titled, dated, and numbered '4/5' in pencil (flush mount, verso); credited, titled [as 'Helmut'] and dated [as '1978'] on affixed gallery label (frame backing board)
image: 14 x 14 in. (35.7 x 35.7 cm.)
sheet/flush mount: 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in. (50.5 x 40.4 cm.)
This work is number 4 from the edition of 5.
The Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, New York;
Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco;
acquired from the above by the present owner.
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