Oct 15, 2015 - Sale 2393

Sale 2393 - Lot 338

Price Realized: $ 7,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,500
Cuveé Dom Perignon (a New Year's Card). Silver print, 4 1/2x3 1/2 inches (11.4x8.9 cm.), set into a window mount with Mapplethorpe's signature, date, and inscription "1975, Cheers! Robert," in ink, on the facing page. 1974

Additional Details

The folded card, overall size 7x10 inches (17.8x25.4 cm.), is hand-addressed to renowned curator Sam Green, and also bears Mapplethorpe's return address on Bond Street. Green curated Warhol's first retrospective at the ICA, in Boston.