|Other titles||Black book.|
|Statement||[photographs by Robert Mapplethorpe] ; foreword by Ntozake Shange.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p., 91 p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||91|
Robert Mapplethorpe Black Book on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(10). Black Book was the first modern photographic collection to portray and celebrate the beauty of African American men. When published in , it merely inflamed Mapplethorpe's already bad reputation with Ronald Reagan and the radically conservative Republican Party, who had been censoring him by withdrawing public NEA grants/5. A classic, indeed perhaps the best of the Mapplethorpe books. And for many most certainly the most typical Mapplethorpe, now available once again thanks to this re-edition. The Black Book, first published in , presents 96 formally stringent and highly erotic nudes, all of them photographs of Pages: Robert Mapplethorpe: The Black Book by Robert Mapplethorpe () Jan 1, out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ $ shipping. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. More Buying Choices $ (17 used & new offers) Paperback Only 1 left in stock - order soon.
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