Item No: #2242 Ken Kesey in San Francisco, 1999. Christopher Felver, Chris.
Ken Kesey in San Francisco, 1999

Portrait of Ken Kesey

Ken Kesey in San Francisco, 1999

Notes: A beatific gelatin silver print portrait of the author Ken Kesey wearing a top hat and holding a martini glass.

Image 12 by 9 inches on 14 by 11-inch paper. Signed and titled on the back (verso) in pencil, and numbered "1 of 2" by Felver.

Felver is best-known for his portraits of writers, particularly the Beats, which have been published in The Poet Exposed; Angels, Anarchists & Gods; and Ferlinghetti: Portraits. Ken Kesey wrote One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest; Sometimes a Great Notion; and other books.

Edition + Condition: Small nick in the top margin of the paper (not affecting the image). Titled, signed, and dated by Felver in pencil on the verso, and numbered 1 of 2.

Publication: [Sausalito, CA]: Christopher Felver, 2002.

Item No: #2242