Guido Mocafico - Photographs London Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Hamiltons Gallery, London, 2007

  • Literature

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

  • Catalogue Essay

    'Beauty is dangerous.'
    Guido Mocafico

    Each image in the Serpens series was realised in an edition of 4 + 2 AP. The present work is one of a select number of images that were created as unique oversized AP prints. The four prints from the numbered edition, as well as one of the artist proofs remaining with the artist, are smaller in size, measuring 70 x 90 cm.


Naja Melanoleuca from Serpens

Chromogenic print, printed 2007, flush-mounted.
Image/Sheet: 118.6 x 153.2 cm (46 3/4 x 60 3/8 in.)
Frame: 127.4 x 161.5 cm (50 1/8 x 63 5/8 in.)

Signed, titled, dated, numbered AP1 in ink, printed copyright credit and notation 'Unique in this format' on an artist label affixed to the reverse of the flush-mount.

£40,000 - 60,000 

Sold for £45,000

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London Auction 2 November 2017