Click on image to see larger photo. Yes, add me to your mailing lists. All of his nudes, figure studies, an homage to the supremacy of human body are in fact the interplay between the Apollonian and the Dionysian perception of human nature, portrayed in a particularly purified, highly anesthetized manner. Mapplethorpe usually focused on the bodily quality, deliberately omitting the head from the shot, but here, the concentration is set on the emotional value of the scene as well. Slight adhesive residue on reverse. Check your inbox or spam folder to confirm your subscription.
Featured is one of his black male nude torsos, done six years prior to his exhibition Black Males and the subsequent edition called The Black Book.
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Views View Edit History. This early 20th Century Pictorialist nude photograph was printed and backstamped by Nicholls and is in excellent condition with wonderful toning. Composition is held together by two limber bodies, positioned in an artificial exhibit of affection. As a contrast to Ken and Tyler, a double female nude Sonia and Tracy was shot in A standing young man, naked and viewed from the front in ful Wellcome L