Title: Lady : Lisa Lyon By Robert Mapplethorpe
Publisher: The Viking Press, New York
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Illustrated Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
Signed: Signed by Photographer
Edition: First Edition
128 pp. 116 b&w illustrations. Foreword by Samuel Wagstaff. Introduction by Bruce Chatwin. Collection of photographs of female body builder Lisa Lyon taken between 1980-1982 by Robert Mapplethorpe. Internally clean and unmarked with tight, sound binding. Illustrated on both panels of wraps. Signed by the photographer on the fly title page in fine red marker. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 005595
Synopsis: Mapplethorpe's provocative portrait of Lisa Lyon, the first World Women's Bodybuilding Champion. A commanding work of photography by a modern master of the art.
Product Description: A study of Lisa Lyon, bodybuilder, in a series of black and white portraits that showcase the photographer's sensitivity to form, light and texture.
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