London, South Kensington
13 December 2007
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
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2002.
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Jenny Saville, exh. cat., Rome, Macro Museum, January-May 1995 (illustrated in colour, pp. 40 & 125).
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