18 May 2001
Chuck Close (b. 1940)
signed and dated 'Close 1974' (lower left) and titled 'Bob F./2288' (right edge)
ink and graphite on paper
21½ x 17¼ in. (54.6 x 43.7 cm.)
Drawn in 1974.
Acquired directly from the artist
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
This work is drawn in 1974. It is signed and dated 'Close 1974' not 'Close 1994' as stated in the catalogue.
The correct medium is ink and graphite on paper.
Kept under wraps for almost a century, this superb collection comes into the light with its sale at Christie's in Paris on 30 October
The theoretical physicist’s PhD thesis, key papers, wheelchair and more, offered in a special online sale at Christie's