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Mapplethorpe, Robert (1946-1989) Three Works.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3482T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2020 12:00PM


Mapplethorpe, Robert (1946-1989) Three Works. Lady Lisa Lyon, New York: The Viking Press, 1983, publisher's black blind-stamped board with pictorial dust jacket, 11 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.; Certain People: A Book of Portraits, Pasadena: Twelvetrees Press, 1985, first edition, in publisher's blue cloth with pictorial dust jacket, (good overall condition), 14 3/8 x 11 1/4 in.; and Arthur Rimbaud (1854-1891) A Season in Hell, [New York]; The Limited Editions Club, 1986, illustrated with eight photogravures by Mapplethorpe, number 156 of 1000 copies printed, red leather boards with black stamping, black cloth slipcase, with issue 545 of the Limited Editions Club Letter describing the book, (good overall condition), 11 5/8 x 8 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from the John Teti Rare Photography Book Collection, New Hampshire Institute of Art.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Robert, Arthur Rimbaud, Lisa Lyon, John Teti, Mapplethorpe, Pasadena