Chuck Close

Chuck Close

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Description
Pigment print of Bob Weingarten's portrait of Chuck Close from his "Portraits without People" series. Central image is the painted interior of an Italian chapel. Elements include a black and white fingerprint painting of Philip Glass by Close, Vermeer's Girl in a Red Hat, a Wilem deKooning painting of a woman, Bounty paper towels, Sharpie pens, a mechanized wheel chair, and background of trees from an English garden. "RW" blindstamp, "AP" and signed by photographer along bottom edge.
Object Name
pigment print
Pigment Print
date made
2009
represented
Close, Chuck
maker
Weingarten, Robert I.
place made
United States: California, Malibu
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 44 in x 60 in; 111.76 cm x 152.4 cm
ID Number
2008.0179.02
catalog number
2008.0179.02
accession number
2008.0179
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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