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    Sale 2110

    Fine Photobooks From An Important Private Collection

    10 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 159

    LUCAS SAMARAS

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    LUCAS SAMARAS
    Samaras Album. Autointerview. Autobiography. Autopolaroid. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art and Pace Editions, 1971.

    Quarto (295 x 235 mm). Color, and black and white photographs throughout. Polaroid, signed ("LS") and numbered ("80/100") in original glassine sleeve affixed to the front endpaper. (Edges yellowed.) Original pictorial cloth, front cover with embossed lettering, and centered with a mounted color photograph.

    FIRST EDITION. THE RARE DELUXE ISSUE: 1 OF 100 SIGNED COPIES WITH A SIGNED AND NUMBERED POLAROID. This copy numbered 80. ABPC records this as the only copy of the deluxe issue sold at auction. 101 Books, pp. 212-13.


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