Guido Mocafico - Photographs London Wednesday, November 2, 2016 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Hamiltons Gallery, London

  • Literature

    P. Remy, ed., Serpens: Guido Mocafico, Steidl, 2007, n.p.

  • Catalogue Essay

    ‘I have always been terrified by these reptiles, but I also find them terribly fascinating. I felt a sort of repulsion-attraction for these living creatures.’

    Guido Mocafico

Collection of Georges Bermann


Boiga Dendrophila Melanota from Serpens

Chromogenic print, printed 2007.
Image/Sheet: 120 x 150 cm (47 1/4 x 59 in.)
Frame: 127.5 x 161.5 cm (50 1/4 x 63 5/8 in.)

Signed, titled, dated, numbered AP2 in ink, printed copyright credit and notation 'Unique in this format' on an artist label affixed to the reverse of the flush-mount. AP2 from the edition of 4 plus 2 artist's proofs. This work is unique in this size.

£40,000 - 60,000 

Sold for £50,000

Contact Specialist
Genevieve Janvrin
Head of Photographs, Europe
+44 20 7318 4092


London Auction 3 November 2016