Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror [original draft]

The opening of an early draft of John Ashbery’s "Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror."

Draft first page of John Ashbery's poem "Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror," from the John Ashbery Papers, Houghton Library, Harvard University. Copyright © 1975, 1986, 2008 by John Ashbery. All rights reserved. Used with permission.