Chuck Close - New Paintings
Chuck Close - New Paintings 1988.
New York: The Pace Gallery, 1988.
A catalog from a show of 8 giant paintings by Close in pointillist mode, with enormous fold-out reproduction of 'Lucas' and close studies of himself and other painter friends.
Close-up, he makes us feel we could do this. From a distance, the techniques are as dazzling as Monet.