PHOTOGRAPHER ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE ILLUSTRATES RIMBAUD, SEASON IN HELL, 1986 LEC SIGNED. Xii, 87 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 30 cm.
[New York] : Limited Editions Club, 1986. 11 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches in full red morocco - signed by Mapplethorpe and Schmidt (translator). This is #52 of 1000 and other than a few stray marks to the lower cover is Near Fine in a Near Fine black cloth slipcase with the LEC Club Letter. Everything we sell is Returnable for any reason.
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March 9, 1989 (aged 42). November 4, 1946 March 9, 1989 was an American photographer.
Known for his sensitive yet blunt treatment of controversial subject-matter in the black and white medium of photography. His work featured an array of subjects, including celebrity portraits, male and female nudes. Self-portraits and still-life images of flowers. His most controversial work is that of the gay BDSM. Subculture in the late 1960s and early 1970s of New York City.
This work fueled a national debate over the public funding of controversial artwork. The item "LEC 1986 Mapplethorpe Photography Season In Hell Rimbaud Signed #52 of 1000 LTD" is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "hoffmansbooks" and is located in Columbus, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.