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met museum Richard Prince Untitled cowboyrichard-princeRichard-Prince1Richard Prince (born 1949) is an American painter and photographer. Prince began appropriating photographs in 1975. His image, Untitled (Cowboy), a “rephotograph” of a photograph taken originally by Sam Abell and appropriated from a cigarette advertisement, was the first “rephotograph” to raise more than $1 million at auction when it was sold at Christie’s New York in 2005.

Sources:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Prince,http://rawartint.wordpress.com/tag/richard-prince/,http://blog.art21.org/2009/09/16/pictures-at-the-met/

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