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Identification and Creation
Object Number
P1974.18
People
Lucas Samaras, American (Kastoria, Macedonia, Greece born 1936)
Title
Photo-Transformation
Classification
Photographs
Work Type
photograph
Date
December 19, 1973
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Technique
SX-70 Polaroid print
Dimensions
7.9 x 7.8 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, bottom right, black ink, in artist's hand: 12/19/73
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Anonymous Fund
Object Number
P1974.18
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Marla Prather, Unrepentent Ego: The Self-Portraits of Lucas Samaras, exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art (New York, 2004), p. 164

Exhibition History

Mixing the Medium, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 12/07/1991 - 02/02/1992

Chasing Shadows, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/21/1995 - 04/02/1995

About Face: Artist's Portraits in Photography, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, 07/19/1997 - 10/12/1997

Unrepentant Ego: The Self-Portraits of Lucas Samaras, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 11/13/2003 - 02/08/2004

A History of Photography, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/03/2015 - 01/03/2016

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