R. Mapplethorpe, S. Sontag, Certain People: A Book of Portraits, Twelvetrees press, Pasadena, 1985. unpaged.
Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Mapplethorpe, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 1988, p. 135.
Exhibition Catalogue, Mapplethorpe Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, 1988, p. 31, pl. 11.
Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Moment, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, 1989, p. 77.
A. Danto, Mapplethorpe, Jonathan Cape, London, 1992, pl. 229.
Exhibition Catalogue, Mapplethorpe, Hayward Gallery, London, 1992, p. 211.
P. Morrisroe, Mapplethorpe: A Biography, Random House, New York, 1995, unpaged.
Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Mapplethorpe and the Classical Tradition: Photographs and Mannerist prints, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, 2004, pl. 81.
Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Mapplethorpe: Perfection in Form, Gallerie dell'Accademia, Florence, 2010, p. 177, pl. 75.
Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Mapplethorpe, The photographs, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, 2016, pl. 135, p. 173.
Monterrey, Museo de Monterrey, Becher Mapplethorpe Sherman, 1992.
Atlanta, High Museum of Art, Chorus of light: Photographs from the Sir Elton John Collection, 2000.
Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria, Guggenheim Collection: 1940s to Now, 2007.
Tucson, Center for Creative Photography, Robert Mapplethorpe: Portraits, 11 July - 27 September 2009.
Aros, Aarhus Art Museum, Robert Mapplethorpe: On the edge, 17 June - 30 October 2016.
Helsinki, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Robert Mapplethorpe, 13 March - 13 September 2015.
Los Angeles, J. Paul Getty Museum, Robert Mapplethorpe The perfect medium, 15 March - 31 July 2016.