Nov 09, 2021 - Sale 2587

Sale 2587 - Lot 45

Price Realized: $ 5,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
CLOSE, CHUCK. A Couple of Ways of Doing Something.

Poems by Bob Holman. 20 digitized daguerrotypes by Close with letterpress printed text. Comprising 4 cloth bound accordion-style folders with printed paper label reproductions on the front covers, each with 5 photographic portraits (16 x 12 inches; 405 x 305 mm); accompanied by matching cloth folder, title, justification, and inserted Compact Disc recorded by Holman; contents housed in original cloth folding case with bone-clasps and photo-pictorial onlays to front and back cover. Number 2 of 75 copies signed by Close on the colophon, and includes a single print laid in loose, numbered and dated, and signed by him. Paris/New York: Harry Jancovici/Art of this Century, 2003