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Birds of Paradise

Robert Mapplethorpe

Photography

MEDIUM Gelatin silver photograph
DATES 1979
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 19 3/4 x 16 in. (50.2 x 40.6 cm) Image: 13 3/4 x 13 3/4 in. (34.9 x 34.9 cm)
MARKINGS Stamped verso lower center in ink: "Robert Mapplethorpe this photograph may not be reproduced without artist's permission"
SIGNATURE Signed lower left in ink: "RBT Mapplethorpe"; signed verso lower center in red: "Robert Mapplethorpe"
INSCRIPTIONS Lower center in ink: "Bird of Paradise"; verso lower left in graphite: "320"
COLLECTIONS Photography
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 88.8
EDITION Edition: 3/10
CREDIT LINE Charles Stewart Smith Memorial Fund
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