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Uniform Title Robert Mapplethorpe (J. Paul Getty Museum).
Title Robert Mapplethorpe : the photographs / Paul Martineau and Britt Salvesen ; with contributions by Philip Gefter, Jonathan D. Katz, Ryan Linkof, Richard Meyer, Carol Squiers.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, [2016]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    770.7479 Mapplethorpe,R ROB    Available
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Description ix, 330 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note "This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from March 15 to July 31, 2016, and at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from March 20 to July 31, 2016; subsequently at the Musee des Beaux-Arts de Montreal from September 10, 2016, to January 15, 2017; and at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, from October 2017 to February 2018"--ECIP galley.
"This exhibition was organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art."--ECIP galley.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-324) and index.
Contents Mapplethorped: art, photography, and the pornographic imagination / Richard Meyer -- Flesh and spirit: Robert Mapplethorpe, Sam Wagstaff, and the gay sensibility / Philip Gefter -- Robert Mapplethorpe's queer classicism: the substance of style / Jonathan D. Katz -- A disciplined style: fashion and fetishism in the art of Robert Mapplethorpe / Ryan Linkof -- Mapplethorpe: portrait/self-portrait / Carol Squiers.
Subject Mapplethorpe, Robert -- Exhibitions.
Mapplethorpe, Robert -- Criticism and interpretation.
Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions.
J. Paul Getty Museum -- Exhibitions.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Mapplethorpe, Robert, photographer.
Martineau, Paul, 1967-
Salvesen, Britt.
J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, issuing body, organizer.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, host institution, organizer.
Added Title Robert Mapplethorpe, the perfect medium.
ISBN 9781606064696 (hardcover)
160606469X (hardcover)

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