- Lucas Samaras
- Polaroid SX-70 print
San Francisco, The Friends of Photography, Innovation/Imagination: 50 Years of Polaroid Photography, May - July 1999, and traveling to 11 other venues through 2007 (see Appendix 1)
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Unrepentant Ego: The Self-Portraits of Lucas, Samaras, November 2003 - February 2004
Samaras: The Photographs of Lucas Samaras (Aperture, 1987), p. 55
Innovation/Imagination: 50 Years of Polaroid Photography (The Friends of Photography, San Francisco, 1999), p. 63
Barbara Hitchcock, ed., Emerging Bodies: Nudes from The Polaroid Collection (Zurich, 2000), p. 166
Marla Prather, Unrepentant Ego: The Self-Portraits of Lucas Samaras (Whitney Museum of American Art, 2003), p. 167
Lucas Samaras: Photo-Transformations (Long Beach, 1975), pl. 22
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