Robert Mapplethorpe

Mapplethorpe is particularly good at photographic composition and lighting. The following work display this ability well:

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Self Portrait 1980

Mapplethorpe is emulating the rebel without a cause look that was popularised by James Dean during the 1950s.

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Robert Mapplethorpe

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