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Robert Mapplethorpe papers and photographs, circa 1850-2011, bulk 1970-1989

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Series I. Creative work, circa 1850-2009 (bulk 1960-1988)
Series I.A. Artworks by Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1964-1988
Series I.B. Artworks by others, circa 1850-2009 (bulk 1969-1988)
Series I.C. Non-editioned prints, 1974-1989, 2008
Series I.D. Portfolios, circa 1970-2005
Series I.E. Commissioned and commercial works, 1970-1993, undated
Series I.F. Jewelry, 1970s
Series I.G. Films, 1978-1984
Series II. Photographic practice, circa 1975-2000
Series II.A. Card inventory of editioned prints, circa 1979-circa 1991
Series II.B. Shooting books, circa 1979-1989
Series II.C. Model releases, 1978-2000
Series II.D. Polaroid test shots, circa 1975-1989
Series III. Photographic documentation, 1969-circa 1989, undated
Series V. Exhibition files, 1977-1992, undated
Series VI. Interviews and documentaries, circa 1980-circa 1989, undated
Series VII. Financial and administrative files, 1964-1995, bulk 1975-1989, undated
Series VIII. Collections and miscellaneous items, circa 1880-1989, undated
Series IX. Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation, 1977-2011, undated
Series IX.A. Administrative files, 1989-circa 2011, undated
Series IX.B. Exhibition files, 1989-2011, undated
Series IX.C. Press materials and published works, 1989-2003, undated
Series IV. Correspondence, 1969-1991, undated
Series IV.A. Personal and professional, 1969-1991, undated
Series IV.B. General correspondence files, 1973-1990, undated
Mapplethorpe (Robert) papers
Series I. Creative work, circa 1850-2009 (bulk 1960-1988) 219.6 Linear Feet (147 boxes, 5 flatfile folders, 2 rolls)
Series I.B. Artworks by others, circa 1850-2009 (bulk 1969-1988) 13.5 Linear Feet (9 boxes, 1 roll)
Artworks by others,: circa 1850-2009 (bulk 1969-1988)

Most of the works in this subseries are photographs of Robert Mapplethorpe. Some photographs also feature Patti Smith, Sam Wagstaff, David Croland, Milton Moore, Jack Walls, Lisa Lyon, Francesco and Alba Clemente, Nick Rhodes, and Keith Haring. Other photographs document Mapplethorpe's artworks and jewelry designs. The majority of the photographs are gelatin silver prints, though there are also color photographic prints and Polaroids, color resin-coated prints, slides, one photogravure, and one albumen cabinet card. Non-photographic materials include two monoprints, two drawings, and a watercolor painting.
Works included are by Brian English, Elizabeth Peyton, Gillian Wearing, Robert Amft, Lowell Nesbitt, Erwin Olaf, Jody Caravaglia, Stephen Salmieri, Judy Linn, Robert Pruzan, Patrick Sarfati, Graziano Arici, Maurice Hogenboom, Herlinde Koelbl, John Swannell, Francesco Scavullo, George Dureau, Jeannette Montgomery Barron, Lynn Davis, Anton Perich, Kurt E Fishback, Hans van Manen, Don Bachardy and Freedom Lialios.
All titles were devised by cataloger unless otherwise indicated. Each item in this subseries has a unique RMF number that was assigned by the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. These RMF numbers have been frequently used to refer to such items and have been retained in the archive for accessibility. Also referenced are the The Museum System (TMS) numbers which are used to manage the Getty's art and archive collections. LACMA numbers are included for each item that is jointly held by the J. Paul Getty Trust and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Series I.B. has been digitized. Digital images are provided for study purposes only. Access to images of works by artists other than Mapplethorpe is available only to on-site readers and Getty staff.
Arrangement
Materials are arranged sequentially by the Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation (RMF) number.
box
19 Peter Berlin, Untitled (Double Self-Portraits), 1978 October 9 items
Untitled (Double Self-Portraits): 1978 October

Nine chromogenic color prints by Peter Berlin. Shares Box 19 in Series I.A. Originally part of set titled "Portraits and Self-Portraits." RMF number: U331. TMS number: 2011.M.20.34. LACMA number: M.2011.30.132.1-M.2011.30.132.9.
box
27 Marc Blane, Abandoned Buildings, 1979 2 items
Abandoned Buildings: 1979

Mixed media: glass wine bottle and burned photograph. RMF number: E36. TMS number: 2011.M.20.42. LACMA number: M.2011.30.238.
flatfile
1** Harry McCann, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Charcoal on paper. Shares portfolio folder with E30-19. RMF number: E30-18. TMS number: 2011.M.20.159. LACMA number: M.2011.30.257.
box folder
46 2 Unknown, Portrait of Robert, 1970s 1 item
Portrait of Robert: 1970s

Color Polaroid mounted on paper by unknown photographer. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: EW-03. TMS number: 2011.M.20.126. LACMA number: M.2011.30.224.
box folder
55 1 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil, colored pencil and pastel on paper. RMF number: WFF1-08. TMS number: 2011.M.20.248. LACMA number: M.2011.30.346.
55 2 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Colored pencil, pencil, and ball-point pen on paper. RMF number: WFF1-09. TMS number: 2011.M.20.249. LACMA number: M.2011.30.347.
box folder
56 2 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled : circa 1965-1975

Colored pencil, pencil, gelatin silver print, and sticker on paper. RMF number: WFF1-10. TMS number: 2011.M.20.250. LACMA number: M.2011.30.348.
box folder
55 3 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil, ball-point pen, and stickers on paper. RMF number: WFF1-11. TMS number: 2011.M.20.251. LACMA number: M.2011.30.349.
55 4 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-12. TMS number: 2011.M.20.252. LACMA number: M.2011.30.350.
55 5 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-13. TMS number: 2011.M.20.253. LACMA number: M.2011.30.351.
box folder
53 5 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Crayon, Polaroid negative (peel-apart, paper-based), and typescript on paper. RMF number: WFF1-14. TMS number: 2011.M.20.254. LACMA number: M.2011.30.352.
box folder
55 6 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-15. TMS number: 2011.M.20.255. LACMA number: M.2011.30.353.
55 7 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil, colored pencil and stickers on paper. RMF number: WFF1-16. TMS number: 2011.M.20.256. LACMA number: M.2011.30.354.
55 8 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-17. TMS number: 2011.M.20.257. LACMA number: M.2011.30.355.
55 9 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-18. TMS number: 2011.M.20.258. LACMA number: M.2011.30.356.
box folder
56 2 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil, colored pencil, paint, gelatin silver print, and ball-point pen on paper. RMF number: WFF1-19. TMS number: 2011.M.20.259. LACMA number: M.2011.30.357.
box folder
55 10 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled : circa 1965-1975

Pencil, colored pencil, and sticker on paper. RMF number: WFF1-20. TMS number: 2011.M.20.260. LACMA number: M.2011.30.358.
55 11 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-21. TMS number: 2011.M.20.261. LACMA number: M.2011.30.359.
55 12 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled : circa 1965-1975

Pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-22. TMS number: 2011.M.20.262. LACMA number: M.2011.30.360.
55 13 Patti Smith, Untitled, circa 1965-1975 1 item
Untitled: circa 1965-1975

Colored pencil and pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-23. TMS number: 2011.M.20.263. LACMA number: M.2011.30.361.
box folder
56 3 Patti Smith, Untitled, 1974 January 19 1 item
Untitled: 1974 January 19

Pencil and colored pencil on paper. RMF number: WFF1-41. TMS number: 2011.M.20.278. LACMA number: M.2011.30.376.
box folder
55 27 Patti Smith and Jack Walls, Untitled, circa 1974-1975, 1988 10 items
Untitled: circa 1974-1975, 1988

Ink, pencil, ball-point pen, and colored pencil on paper; resin-coated gelatin silver print mounted on paper with marker and ball-point pen. Manila folder with one handwritten poem[?], eight drawings, and one mock-up for Richard Mock "Clocktower" flyer. RMF number: WFF1-63. TMS number: 2011.M.20.300. LACMA number: M.2011.30.398.
Portfolio E31, circa 1970-1975
Portfolio E31: circa 1970-1975


Original portfolio and works in RMF portfolio number: E31.
box
59* Unknown, Untitled (Patti Smith in the lobby of the Chelsea Hotel), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-02. TMS number: 2011.M.20.309. LACMA number: M.2011.30.407.
59* Valerie Santagto, Untitled (Mapplethorpe and Jay Johnson), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-03. TMS number: 2011.M.20.310. LACMA number: M.2011.30.408.
59* Valerie Santagto, Untitled (Jay Johnson wearing Mapplethorpe jewelry), 1973 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-04. TMS number: 2011.M.20.311. LACMA number: M.2011.30.409.
59* David Croland, Untitled (drawing of Mapplethorpe), 1970s 1 item
Pastel and marker on paper. RMF number: E31-05. TMS number: 2011.M.20.312. LACMA number: M.2011.30.410.
59* Untitled (Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith, and Jackie Curtis), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-07. TMS number: 2011.M.20.313. LACMA number: M.2011.30.411.
box folder
61 1 Unknown, Untitled (Unidentified man wearing Mapplethorpe jewelry), 1973 1 item
Color resin-coated print. RMF number: E31-09. TMS number: 2011.M.20.314. LACMA number: M.2011.30.412.
box
59* Unknown, Untitled (Mapplethorpe), 1970s 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-13. TMS number: 2011.M.20.315. LACMA number: M.2011.30.413.
59* Unknown, Untitled (Mapplethorpe's hands), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-14. TMS number: 2011.M.20.316. LACMA number: M.2011.30.414.
box folder
61 2 Valerie Santagto, Untitled (Jay Johnson wearing Mapplethorpe jewelry), 1973 1 item
Color resin-coated print. RMF number: E31-15. TMS number: 2011.M.20.317. LACMA number: M.2011.30.415.
61 2 Unknown, Ultra Violet modeling Robert Mapplethorpe jewerly, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Color resin-coated print. RMF number: E31-16. TMS number: 2011.M.20.318. LACMA number: M.2011.30.416.
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59* Judy Linn, Untitled (David Croland and Patti Smith), 1970s 1 item
Gelatin silver print. RMF number: E31-17. TMS number: 2011.M.20.319. LACMA number: M.2011.30.417.
box
60* Black portfolio, circa 1970-1975 1 items
Original portfolio for works with RMF number: E31. Also includes miscellaneous items that were found on the inside pocket: Mapplethorpe's matchbook, a photo cut-out, small newspaper clipping and a "Cinemabilia" card. RMF number: E31. TMS number: 2011.M.20.422. LACMA number: M.2011.30.520.
roll
2** Gillian Wearing, Me As Mapplethorpe, 2009 1 item
Me as Mapplethorpe: 2009

Gelatin silver print on double-weight, fiber-based paper. Includes Maureen Paley gallery label. Title from label. RMF number: E33. TMS number: 2011.M.20.320. LACMA number: M.2011.30.418.
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62 Elizabeth Peyton, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 2008 2 items
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 2008

Limited-edition monoprints. Copies 14/15 and 15/15. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33. TMS number: 2011.M.20.321. LACMA number: M.2011.30.419.
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64 Unknown, Untitled, undated 1 item
Untitled: undated

Mat frame glued on board with wrapping paper and tape. Inscribed on piece: "Hi, Hope your[sic] OK, miss ya Chuck P.S. from Mr. Monroe." RMF number: E33-001. TMS number: 2011.M.20.322. LACMA number: M.2011.30.420.
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63 Unknown, Untitled (Nude), circa 1973 1 item
Untitled (nude): circa 1973

Watercolor. RMF number E33-002. TMS number 2011.M.20.323. LACMA number: M.2011.30.421.
box
68 Lowell Nesbitt, Three images of Robert Mapplethorpe portrait, 1983 3 items
Three images of Robert Mapplethorpe portrait: 1983

Three integral color Polaroids (type SX-70). Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-004. TMS number: 2011.M.20.324. LACMA number: M.2011.30.422.1-.3.
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63 Unknown, Ultra Violet modeling Robert Mapplethorpe jewelry, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Ultra Violet modeling Robert Mapplethorpe jewelry: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-005. TMS number: 2011.M.20.325. LACMA number: M.2011.30.423.
box
68 Unknown, View of Robert Mapplethorpe interior with portraits of Erskine Guinness and Patti Smith on walls, Chrysanthemum, and "The Slugged" on table, circa 1975-1985 1 item
View of Robert Mapplethorpe interior with protraits of Erksine Guinness and Patti Smith on walls, Chrysanthemum and "The Slugged" on table: circa 1975-1985

Color chromogenic print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-006. TMS number: 2011.M.20.326. LACMA number: M.2011.30.424.
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69* Robert Amft, R.M. #6, undated 1 item
R.M. #6: undated

Color chromogenic print. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-008. TMS number: 2011.M.20.327. LACMA number: M.2011.30.425.
69* Robert Amft, R.M. #1, undated 1 item
R.M. #1: undated

Color chromogenic print. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-009. TMS number: 2011.M.20.328. LACMA number: M.2011.30.426.
box
64 Erwin Olaf Springveld, Self Portrait, 1985 1 item
Self Portrait: 1985

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. Includes printouts (three pages) about the photographer. Title from piece. Inscribed on verso of mount: "self portrait, Erwin Olaf Springveld 1985. For Robert, with great respect. Erwin. Amsterdam 28 Febr. '88." RMF number: E33-010. TMS number: 2011.M.20.329. LACMA number: M.2011.30.427.
64 Unknown, El Salvador, 1986 1 item
El Salvador: 1986

Gelatin silver print on double-weight fiber-based paper. Title from piece. Inscribed on print: "Nov 4.87 Happy Birthday to Robert. Love Richard." RMF number: E33-011. TMS number: 2011.M.20.330. LACMA number: M.2011.30.428.
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68 Carol Lanto, Ten Images of Robert Mapplethorpe collections, 1982 10 items
Ten Images of Roebrt Mapplethorpe collections: 1982

Ten integral color Polaroids (type SX-70). Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-013. TMS number: 2011.M.20.331. LACMA number: M.2011.30.429.1-M.2011.30.429.10.
68 Sam Wagstaff, Photographs with envelope addressed to Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1943, 1973-1974 21 items
Photographs with envelope addressed to Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1943, 1973-1974

Fourteen color chromogenic prints (twelve are dated May 1973), three fiber-based gelatin silver prints (one dated June 15, 1943), one color slide (October 1974), one airmail envelope with postage stamp and ink (February 22, 1974), and one envelope with Robert Mapplethorpe blind stamp. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-014. TMS number: 2011.M.20.332. LACMA number: M.2011.30.430.1-M.2011.30.430.18.
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69* Mark Anderson, Robert Mapplethorpe, 1988 1 item
Robert Mapplethorpe: 1988

Color chromogenic print. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-015. TMS number: 2011.M.20.333. LACMA number: M.2011.30.431.
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67* Marc Isaacson, Luis Oscar Rodriguez, 1987 1 item
Luis Oscar Rodriguez: 1987

Photogravure in paper folder with ink. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-016. TMS number: 2011.M.20.334. LACMA number: M.2011.30.432.
67* Brian English, Oracabessa, Jamaica, 1988 1 item
Oracabessa, Jamaica: 1988

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-017. TMS number: 2011.M.20.335. LACMA number: M.2011.30.433.
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64 Brian English, Untitled, 1986 1 item
Untitled: 1986

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. RMF number: E33-018. TMS number: 2011.M.20.336. LACMA number: M.2011.30.434.
64 Brian English, Untitled, 1986 1 item
Untitled: 1986

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. RMF number: E33-019. TMS number: 2011.M.20.337. LACMA number: M.2011.30.435.
64 Brian English, Untitled, 1988 1 item
Untitled: 1988

Color chromogenic print. RMF number: E33-020. TMS number: 2011.M.20.338. LACMA number: M.2011.30.436.
64 Unknown, Amos, 1987 1 item
Amos: 1987

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-022. TMS number: 2011.M.20.339. LACMA number: M.2011.30.437.
box
63 Unknown, Untitled (Boat), circa 1895-1925 1 item
Untitled (Boat): circa 1895-1925

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. RMF number: E33-023. TMS number: 2011.M.20.340. LACMA number: M.2011.30.438.
63 Unknown, Untitled (Marina and village), circa 1850-1900 1 item
Untitled (Marina and village): circa 1850-1900

Albumen cabinet card. RMF number: E33-024. TMS number: 2011.M.20.341. LACMA number: M.2011.30.439.
63 Unknown, Untitled, 1916 or 1920 1 item
Untitled : 1916 or 1920

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. RMF number: E33-025. TMS number: 2011.M.20.342. LACMA number: M.2011.30.440.
63 Unknown, Untitled, 1985 1 item
Untitled: 1985

Ink on paper. RMF number: E33-026. TMS number: 2011.M.20.343. LACMA number: M.2011.30.441.
63 Unknown, Untitled, circa 1895-1925 1 item
Untitled: circa 1895-1925

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. RMF number: E33-027. TMS number: 2011.M.20.344. LACMA number: M.2011.30.442.
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68 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1963-1970 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1963-1970

Color chromogenic print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-043. TMS number: 2011.M.20.345. LACMA number: M.2011.30.443.
box
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-044. TMS number: 2011.M.20.346. LACMA number: M.2011.30.444.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-045. TMS number: 2011.M.20.347. LACMA number: M.2011.30.445.
63 Unknown, Portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 2 items
Portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Two fiber-based gelatin silver prints. Duplicate image. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-046. TMS number: 2011.M.20.348. LACMA number: M.2011.30.446.1-M.2011.30.446.2.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-047. TMS number: 2011.M.20.349. LACMA number: M.2011.30.447.
63 Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print with reticulated screen pattern. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-048. TMS number: 2011.M.20.350. LACMA number: M.2011.30.448.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-049. TMS number: 2011.M.20.351. LACMA number: M.2011.30.449.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-050. TMS number: 2011.M.20.352. LACMA number: M.2011.30.450.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-051. TMS number: 2011.M.20.353. LACMA number: M.2011.30.451.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-052. TMS number: 2011.M.20.354. LACMA number: M.2011.30.452.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-053. TMS number: 2011.M.20.355. LACMA number: M.2011.30.453.
63 Edward Lucie-Smith, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1971 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1971

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-054. TMS number: 2011.M.20.356. LACMA number: M.2011.30.454.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-055. TMS number: 2011.M.20.357. LACMA number: M.2011.30.455.
63 Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-056. TMS number: 2011.M.20.358. LACMA number: M.2011.30.456.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe with MAP# 565 (oversized) hanging in background, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe with MAP# 565 (oversized) hanging in background: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-057. TMS number: 2011.M.20.359. LACMA number: M.2011.30.457.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith: undated

Toned fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-058. TMS number: 2011.M.20.360. LACMA number: M.2011.30.458.
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64 Attributed to Valerie Santagto, Untitled (Mapplethorpe wearing his jewelry), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Untitled (Mapplethorpe wearing his jewelry): circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print on double-weight paper. See also box 59* and 61. RMF number: E33-060. TMS number: 2011.M.20.361. LACMA number: M.2011.30.459.
64 Attributed to Valerie Santagto, Untitled (Mapplethorpe and Jay Johnson wearing Mapplethorpe jewelry), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Jay Johnson wearing Mapplethorpe jewelry: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print on double-weight paper. See also box 59* and 61. RMF number: E33-061. TMS number: 2011.M.20.362. LACMA number: M.2011.30.460.
64 Judy Linn, Portrait of Patti Smith, undated 1 item
Portrait of Patti Smith: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print on double-weight paper. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-062. TMS number: 2011.M.20.363. LACMA number: M.2011.30.461.
64 Unknown, Untitled (Mapplethorpe wearing his necklace), circa 1970-1975 1 item
Untitled (Mapplethorpe wearing his necklace): circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print on double-weight paper. See also box 59* and 61. RMF number: E33-063. TMS number: 2011.M.20.364. LACMA number: M.2011.30.462.
64 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-064. TMS number: 2011.M.20.365. LACMA number: M.2011.30.463.
64 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-065. TMS number: 2011.M.20.366. LACMA number: M.2011.30.464.
64 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-066. TMS number: 2011.M.20.367. LACMA number: M.2011.30.465.
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63 Unknown, Ultra Violet modeling Robert Mapplethorpe jewerly, undated 3 items
Ultra Violet modeling Robert Mapplethorpe jewelry: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print and newspaper clipping. Portrait of model (same woman as in RMF number: E33-005/TMS number: 2011.M.20.325) wearing Robert Mapplethorpe jewelry. The press clipping is an advertisement for Mapplethorpe's jewelry. RMF number: E33-067. TMS number: 2011.M.20.368. LACMA number: M.2011.30.466.
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67* Norman Seeff, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male: circa 1970-1975

Gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-071. TMS number: 2011.M.20.369. LACMA number: M.2011.30.467.
67* Norman Seeff, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-072. TMS number: 2011.M.20.370. LACMA number: M.2011.30.468.
67* Norman Seeff, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-073. TMS number: 2011.M.20.371. LACMA number: M.2011.30.469.
67* Norman Seeff, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, David Croland and unidentified male: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-074. TMS number: 2011.M.20.372. LACMA number: M.2011.30.470.
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63 Jody Caravaglia, Two Portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith, undated 2 items
Two portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith: undated

Two fiber-based gelatin silver prints. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-076. TMS number: 2011.M.20.373. LACMA number: M.2011.30.471.1-M.2011.30.471.2.
63 Stephen Salmieri, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1980 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1980

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. RMF number E33-077. TMS number 2011.M.20.374. LACMA number M.2011.30. LACMA number: M.2011.30.472.
63 Thomas Bialek, Untitled, 1983 3 items
Untitled: 1983

Three fiber-based gelatin silver prints mounted on boards, cardboard Agfa box and typescript letter. Wet stamp on verso: Copyright Thomas Bialek. RMF number: E33-079. TMS number: 2011.M.20.375. LACMA number: M.2011.30.473.1-M.2011.30.473.4.
63 Judy Linn, Three portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe with Robert Mapplethorpe necklace, 1970 3 items
Three portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe with Robert Mapplethorpe necklace: 1970

Three fiber-based gelatin silver prints. Inscription on verso: "To Robert, Happy Birthday Love Judy 11.4.87. One also inscribed on verso: "Rbt at the Chelsea, 1970." Title devised by RMF. Created in 1970, gifted to Mapplethorpe in 1987. RMF number: E33-081. TMS number: 2011.M.20.376. LACMA number: M.2011.30.474.1-M.2011.30.474.3.
63 Lloyd Ziff, Conde Nast, Untitled, 1969 5 items
Conde Nast: 1969

Four fiber-based gelatin silver prints and manila envelope. Portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith sent by The Conde Nast Publications, Inc. RMF number: E33-083. TMS number: 2011.M.20.377. LACMA number: M.2011.30.475.1-M.2011.30.475.4.
63 Jill Lynne, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe with lover Milton, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe with lover Milton: undated

Resin-coated gelatin silver print. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-084. TMS number: 2011.M.20.378. LACMA number: M.2011.30.476.
63 Robert Pruzan, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1980 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1980

Resin-coated gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-085. TMS number: 2011.M.20.379. LACMA number: M.2011.30.477.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Resin-coated gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-088. TMS number: 2011.M.20.380. LACMA number: M.2011.30.478.
63 Patrick Sarfati, Double exposed portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Double exposed portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-089. TMS number: 2011.M.20.381. LACMA number: M.2011.30.479.
63 Grazoamp Arici, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 2 items
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Two resin-coated gelatin silver prints. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-090. TMS number: 2011.M.20.382. LACMA number: M.2011.30.480.
63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1978 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1978

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-092. TMS number: 2011.M.20.383. LACMA number: M.2011.30.481.
63 Maurice Hogenboom, Two portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe wearing Robert Mapplethorpe necklaces, circa 1970-1975 2 items
Two portraits of Robert Mapplethorpe wearing Mapplethorpe necklaces: circa 1970-1975

Two fiber-based gelatin silver prints. Wet stamp on verso: Maurice Hogenboom Vogue. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-093. TMS number: 2011.M.20.384. LACMA number: M.2011.30.482.1-M.2011.30.482.2.
63 Unknown, Photograph of nude woman combing hair, circa 1885-1925 1 item
Photograph of nude woman combing hair: circa 1885-1925

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-096. TMS number: 2011.M.20.385. LACMA number: M.2011.30.483.
63 Unknown, Vernacular photographs of outdoor scene, circa 1885-1925 2 items
Vernacular photographs of outdoor scene: circa 1885-1925

Two toned fiber-based gelatin silver prints. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-097. TMS number: 2011.M.20.386. LACMA number: M.2011.30.484.
63 Unknown, Vernacular photograph of indoor scene, circa 1885-1925 1 item
Vernacular photograph of indoor scene: circa 1885-1925

Toned fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-098. TMS number: 2011.M.20.387. LACMA number: M.2011.30.485.
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64 Herlinde Koelbl, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1983 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1983

Fiber-based gelatin silver print, matted. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-100. TMS number: 2011.M.20.388. LACMA number: M.2011.30.486.
64 Herlinde Koelbl, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1983 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1983

Fiber-based gelatin silver print, matted. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-101. TMS number: 2011.M.20.389. LACMA number: M.2011.30.487.
64 Herlinde Koelbl, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1983 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1983

Fiber-based gelatin silver print, matted. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-102. TMS number: 2011.M.20.390. LACMA number: M.2011.30.488.
64 John Swannell, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1978 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1978

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-103. TMS number: 2011.M.20.391. LACMA number: M.2011.30.489.
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63 P.F. Daled, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1980 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1980

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-104. TMS number: 2011.M.20.392. LACMA number: M.2011.30.490.
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64 Francesco Scavullo, Portrait of Unique Altar Piece by Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Unique Altar Piece by Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-105. TMS number: 2011.M.20.393. LACMA number: M.2011.30.491.
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63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Resin-coated gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-108. TMS number: 2011.M.20.394. LACMA number: M.2011.30.492.
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64 P. Benton, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-109. TMS number: 2011.M.20.395. LACMA number: M.2011.30.493.
64 George Dureau, Robert Mapplethorpe, 1982 1 item
Robert Mapplethorpe: 1982

Fiber-based gelatin silver print on double-weight paper. Title from piece. The Department of Photographs at the Getty Museum holds an additional copy. Library's copy has inscription "Robert Mapplethorpe" on recto and "printed NOV 1982/TWO DEV METHOD" on verso. RMF number: E33-111. TMS number: 2011.M.20.396. LACMA number: M.2011.30.494.
64 Eve Zheim, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1981 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1981

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-112. TMS number: 2011.M.20.397. LACMA number: M.2011.30.495.
64 Jeannette Montgomery Barron, Robert Mapplethorpe, 1986 June 1 item
Robert Mapplethorpe: 1986 June

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Includes one printout from CLAMPART gallery's website with information about photograph. Title from CLAMPART gallery. RMF number: E33-113. TMS number: 2011.M.20.398. LACMA number: M.2011.30.496.
64 Yoshihiko Ueda, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1986 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1986

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-114. TMS number: 2011.M.20.399. LACMA number: M.2011.30.497.
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63 Unknown, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-116. TMS number: 2011.M.20.400. LACMA number: M.2011.30.498.
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67* Georges Tourdjman, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1981 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1981

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-117. TMS number: 2011.M.20.401. LACMA number: M.2011.30.499.
67* Lynn Davis, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. The Department of Photographs at the Getty Museum holds an additional copy. Library's copy has a 14.5x14.5" image on a 16x20" sheet. RMF number: E33-118. TMS number: 2011.M.20.402. LACMA number: M.2011.30.500.
67* Lloyd Ziff, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith, 1969 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe and Patti Smith: 1969

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-119. TMS number: 2011.M.20.403. LACMA number: M.2011.30.501.
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69* John Rosiller, Robert Mapplethorpe (double exposure), 1982 1 item
Robert Mapplethorpe (double exposure): 1982

Color photographic print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-120. TMS number: 2011.M.20.404. LACMA number: M.2011.30.502.
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67* Gilles Larraine, Untitled (Mapplethorpe and Jack Walls), 1983 3 items
Untitled (Mapplethorpe and Jack Walls): 1983

Three fiber-based gelatin silver prints. RMF number: E33-122. TMS number: 2011.M.20.405. LACMA number: M.2011.30.503.1-M.2011.30.503.3.
67* Gilles Larraine, Portrait of Jack Walls, 1983 1 item
Portrait of Jack Walls: 1983

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-123. TMS number: 2011.M.20.406. LACMA number: M.2011.30.504.
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65 Anton Perich, Robert at Max's, 1972 1 item
Robert at Max's: 1972

Gelatin silver print; framed. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-124. TMS number: 2011.M.20.407. LACMA number: M.2011.30.505.
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67* Unknown, A Robert Mapplethorpe, 1983 1 item
A Robert Mapplethorpe: 1983

Resin-coated gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title from piece. RMF number: E33-125. TMS number: 2011.M.20.408. LACMA number: M.2011.30.506.
67* Kurt E. Fishbach, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1982 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1982

Fiber-based gelatin silver print mounted on board. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-127. TMS number: 2011.M.20.409. LACMA number: M.2011.30.507.
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63 Hans van Manen, Two photographs and a letter in envelope, 1982-1983 4 items
Two photographs and a letter in envelope: 1982-1983

Two resin-coated gelatin silver prints, letter (ink on paper) and cardboard envelope. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-128. TMS number: 2011.M.20.410. LACMA number: M.2011.30.508.1-M.2011.30.508.4.
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66 Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, undated 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: undated

Gelatin silver print; framed. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-129. TMS number: 2011.M.20.411. LACMA number: M.2011.30.509.
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63 Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-131. TMS number: 2011.M.20.412. LACMA number: M.2011.30.510.
63 Judy Linn, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-132. TMS number: 2011.M.20.413. LACMA number: M.2011.30.511.
63 Judy Linn, Portrait of Patti Smith and David Croland, circa 1970-1975 1 item
Portrait of Patti Smith and David Croland: circa 1970-1975

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-133. TMS number: 2011.M.20.414. LACMA number: M.2011.30.512.
63 Don Bachardy, Untitled, undated 1 item
Untitled: undated

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Photograph of a self-portrait drawing by Mapplethorpe. RMF number: E33-134. TMS number: 2011.M.20.415. LACMA number: M.2011.30.513.
63 Phillips/Schwab, Untitled, undated 4 items
Untitled: undated

Four resin-coated gelatin silver prints. One portrait of Mapplethorpe, one portrait of Jack Walls and two images of video stills from Lady, Lisa Lyon. RMF number: E33-135. TMS number: 2011.M.20.416. LACMA number: M.2011.30.514.1-M.2011.30.514.4.
63 Freedom Lialios, Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe, 1984 1 item
Portrait of Robert Mapplethorpe: 1984

Fiber-based gelatin silver print. Title devised by RMF. RMF number: E33-136. TMS number: 2011.M.20.417. LACMA number: M.2011.30.515.
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68 The J. Paul Getty Museum, Todd Eberle, Roxanne Lowit and Unknown, Untitled [portraits of Mapplethorpe and others], 1987-1988 9 items
Untitled [portraits of Mapplethorpe and others]: 1987-1988

Five resin-coated gelatin silver prints, one color chromogenic print, Livet Reichard Company, Inc. business card, J. Paul Getty Museum note card and envelope. RMF number: E33-137. TMS number: 2011.M.20.418. LACMA number: M.2011.30.516.1-M.2011.30.516.6.
68 Unknown, Untitled (Christening for Francesco Clemente's child), 1988 3 items
Untitled (Christening for Francesco Clemente's child): 1988

Three color chromogenic prints. Includes images of Francesco and Alba Clemente, Nick Rhodes (musician from Duran Duran) and Keith Haring. RMF number: E33-138. TMS number: 2011.M.20.419. LACMA number: M.2011.30.517.1-M.2011.30.517.3.
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63 Thomas K. Dreier, Untitled, 1984 or 1985 3 items
Untitled : 1984 or 1985

Two resin-coated gelatin silver photographs and typescript letter. RMF number: E33-139. TMS number: 2011.M.20.420. LACMA number: M.2011.30.518.1-M.2011.30.518.2.


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