Oct 17, 2019 - Sale 2520

Sale 2520 - Lot 308

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
Ron Athey/Human Printing Press with Darryl Carlton, from Four Scenes. Chromogenic print, the image measuring 22 3/4x18 7/8 inches (57.8x47.9 cm.), the sheet 24x20 inches (61x50.8 cm.), with Opie's signature, date, edition notation 8/40, and the notation New Museum Portfolio, in ink, on verso. 2000-01

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Opie's work initially drew inspiration from Robert Mapplethorpe and Nan Goldin, photographers who challenged traditional norms of sexual identity and representation.