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Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: Close 1968; Papermaker's blindstamp, l.r.: STRATHMORE

Provenance

Allan Stone Gallery, New York; Stephen D. and Susan W. Paine, Cambridge, MA; 2003, given by Stephen and Susan Paine to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 30, 2003)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan W. Paine in memory of Stephen D. Paine and in honor of Clifford S. Ackley

Copyright

© Chuck Close, courtesy The Pace Gallery.

1968

Dimensions

Sheet: 74 x 58.4 cm (29 1/8 x 23 in.) Framed: 92.7 x 78.7 x 3.8 cm (36 1/2 x 31 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.809

Medium or Technique

Graphite with extensive stumping, erasure, and scratchwork on white wove paper

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