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The Big Self Portrait

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The Big-Self Portrait is a painting by Chuck Close that shows his special and interesting methods. It also shows what he is capable of doing. Instead of a full body view like many other artists, Chuck decided to do a self-portrait. Chuck set out to prove Clement Greenberg, an art critic, wrong. He said it wasn't possible for an advanced artist to work on portrait pictures. Chucks idea for this Big-Self Portrait was a black and white painting with a special mug shot look. I think that this is a very well made painting and looks great in black and white. It is a big painting and looks
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