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The dungeons and diamonds, the penthouses and pillow talk … Jack Fritscher relives his love affair with Robert Mapplethorpe – the hustler with a Hasselblad whose sexually explosive photographs thrilled and horrified America

"Robert Mapplethorpe (Grace Jones)" .. interesting, photographically, because in other shots she's notably the blackest of black, so there's some groovy lighting/darkroom muckabouting going on here to get what he wants