Double Tiger Lily
Artwork: Double Tiger Lily
Size: each image: 35.4 x 35.1; frame: 58.3 x 107.5 cm
Medium: Unique work, comprising two gelatin silver prints in artist's original silk overmats and frame
Creation year: 1977
Marks: Annotated 'Left' and 'Right', respectively, in pencil on the reverse of each flush-mount
Category: Photography
Provenance: Cheim & Read, New York, late 1990s; Private Collection, Seoul
Exhibition history: Flowers, Holly Solomon Gallery, New York, 12 - 30 November 1977; Mapplethorpe Retrospective, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 27 July - 23 October 1988; Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment, ICA, Philadelphia, 9 December 1988 - 29 January 1989; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 25 February - 16 April 1989; Washington Projects for the Arts, Washington, D.C., 20 July - 13 August 1989; Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, 21 October - 31 December 1989; University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley, 17 January - 18 March 1990; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, 7 April - 21 May 1990; ICA, Boston, 1 August - 4 October 1990; Robert Mapplethorpe, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Museum, Tokyo, 2 June - 2 July 1992; Contemporary Art Gallery, Ibaraki, 18 July - 3 November 1993; Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, 9 January - 7 February 1993; Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, 13 February - 4 April 1993; Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Otsu, 10 April - 23 May 1993; Weston Gallery, Tokyo

Phillips London

Date: 2018-05-18
Lot Number: 17