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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    Jenny Saville (b. 1970)

    Closed Contact B

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    Jenny Saville (b. 1970)
    Closed Contact B
    signed and numbered 'B 4/25 Saville Glen' (on reverse)
    16 1/8 x 11 5/8in. (41 x 29.5cm.)
    Executed in 2002, this work is number four from an edition of twenty- five made in collaboration with photographer Glen Lurchford

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    Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2002.


    Jenny Saville, exh. cat., Rome, Macro Museum, January-May 1995 (illustrated in colour, pp. 40 & 125).