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Creator:
Frank Auerbach, born 1931, British
Title:

Head of Christopher Dark

Former Title(s):

Head of Christopher Dark, II

Date:
1977
Medium:
Charcoal and black chalk on moderately thick, moderately textured, white Arches wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (sight): 29 3/4 × 22 1/4 inches (75.6 × 56.5 cm) and Frame: 36 5/8 × 29 1/8 × 1 1/2 inches (93 × 74 × 3.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black chalk, upper left: "Auerbach | 1977"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of R. B. Kitaj
Copyright Status:
© The Artist
Accession Number:
B1982.15.24
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9288
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 24, no. 69, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 24, no. 69, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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