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Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) A Season in Hell , Illustrated with Photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) A Season in Hell, Illustrated with Photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1986. Out of series unnumbered presentation copy from an edition of 1,000, with embossed stamp and signatures of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe and translator Paul Schmidt on limitation page, bound in full red morocco, lettered in black, in publisher's black cloth slipcase, spine of book slightly sunned, 11 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: The estate of Marie Cosindas, pioneer photographer, Boston.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Paul Schmidt, Arts, English-language films, Flatiron District, Mapplethorpe, Marie Cosindas, Nude photography, Patti Smith, Photography, Robert Mapplethorpe, Visual arts

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