In 1967 New York, a young aspiring poet met a young talented artist. This is the story of when Patti Smith met Robert Mapplethorpe.
Book cover above: Polaroid by Robert Mapplethorpe showing the dreamy photographer and a determined looking Patti. They were friends, lovers and muses, inspiring each other to artistic achievements
Below is another great cover for the same book showing Patti and Robert in 1960's inimitable style.
Finally, a great review of the book in the New York Times