Eva Sarandon / Amurri
© Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. Used by permission.

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Eva Sarandon / Amurri 1988
  • Artist Rooms
This photograph is of Eva, the daughter of American actress Susan Sarandon. Although sombrely dressed in black, clutching her toy rabbit, a delicate lace collar frames her face and she wears a soft smile, her eyes glistening. Although it was taken at a time when Robert Mapplethorpe was desperately ill from AIDS and had only a few months to live, it is an image of innocence and of bright hope for the future.

Details

  • Acc. No. AR00195
  • Medium Photograph, gelatine silver print on paper
  • Size 47.60 x 47.10 cm
  • Credit ARTIST ROOMS National Galleries of Scotland and Tate. Acquired jointly through The d'Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008