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Chuck CLOSE | Bob
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Chuck CLOSE
United States of America born 1940
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Bob 1970
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
275.0 (h) x 213.5 (w) cm
inscribed verso l.r., crayon, ' "Bob" 1970 Close'
Purchased 1975
NGA 1975.151
© Chuck Close
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Literature

Athena Spear, 'Reflections on Close, Cooper and Jenney: "Three Young Americans" at Oberlin', Arts Magazine, vol. 44, no. 7, May 1970, pp.44-7, p.45 (ill.).

Enrique Garcia-Herraiz, 'Ronica de Nueva York', Goya, revista de arte, no. 96, May-June 1970, pp.366-71, p.368 (ill.).

J. Patrice Marandel, 'The Deductive Image: Notes on Some Figurative Painters', Art International, vol. 15, no. 7 September 1971, pp.58-61, p.60 (ill.).

Linda Chase and Ted McBurnett, 'The Photo-Realists: 12 Interviews', Art in America, vol. 60, no. 6, November-December 1972, pp.73-80, p.77 (ill.).

Lisa Lyons and Robert Storr, Chuck Close, New York: Rizzoli, 1987, p.29, pp.46-7 (ill. in Close's studio), p.52 (ill.).

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