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Mapplethorpe

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Mapplethorpe

A Biography

By Patricia Morrisroe

Da Capo Press, Paperback, 9780306807664, 480pp.

Publication Date: March 22, 1997

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Description
The brilliant photographer Robert Mapplethorpe (19461989) was one of the most infamous figures of the contemporary art world. Patricia Morrisroe, drawing on the numerous interviews she conducted with him and those who know him, has written a remarkable biography that reveals a life even more daring than his art.


About the Author
Patricia Morrisroe has writen for many publications, including New York magazine, Vanity Fair, The New York Times, and the London Sunday Times Magazine. She lives in New York City.
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