United States of America
Chuck resting among his images
1972 Description: one of ten photo-etchings
Collection Title: the portfolio 'The Chuck Close mezzotint "Keith" 1972: a documentation with ten photographic etchings of the work in progress'
California, United States of America
Materials & Technique:
prints, illustrated books, Intaglio photo-etching with letterpress Support: medium-weight white Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper right corner 'RIVES'
Edition: edition of 20
Publisher: CROWN POINT PRESS
Place Published: California
Date Published: 1972
Edition Notes: This impression belongs to the portfolio 'The Chuck Close Mezzotint "Keith" 1972: a documentation containing ten photographic etchings of the work in progress'. Published by Crown Point Press, Oakland California. Text by Kathan Brown, photographs by Kathan Brown and Ron Greenberg with photo-etching plates by Ron Greenberg and printing by Patricia Branstead. Total of 19 sheets. Edition 13/20.
Primary Insc: not signed. not dated
Secondary Insc: letterpress, in black ink 'Chuck Resting among his Images'
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower right, in pencil '10'
image 21.4 h x 17.2 w cm sheet 37.4 h x 28.0 w cm
: The Butler Institute of American Art, 'Chuck Close Editions: a catalogue raisonne and exhibition', Youngstown Ohio, 1989
: Gift of Ivan Durrant 1978. Accession No
: NGA 78.620.1.4 Subject
: Art style: Photo-realism Image rights
: © Chuck Close