Lot Details

Framed, 23.5 x 23.5 x 2 inches (59.7 x 59.7 x 5.1 cm). Excellent condition.
David LaChapelle photographs transgender model Amanda Lepore, imitating Andy Warhol's famous Elizabeth Taylor portrait with perfect precision, from the shade of her eyeshadow to the waves in her hair, requiring a second look from the viewer to spot the differences between Amanda and Liz.

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Publication: Taschen, David LaChapelle: Heaven to Hell, 2006, p. 64 for a variant, there titled and dated Amanda as Andy Warhol’s Liz Taylor, 2002 / David LaChapelle, exh. cat., Palazzo Reale, 2007, p.172
The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Excellent condition.

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Area
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Verso The reverse/back of the object.



Degree
Minor An existing condition which generally does not involve risk of loss.
Moderate Noticeable damage, increasing in severity and/or size; should be monitored or corrected by a conservator.
Major Distinct, recognizable damage; the stability of the work is questionable and risk is a factor. Requires the attention of a conservator.
Extreme Advanced and severe damage; work is insecure and at great risk.

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  • Pickup Location: New York, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 23.5 x 23.5 x 2 in. (59.69 x 59.69 x 5.08 cm.)
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