January 2015 archive

Jan 04

Self Portrait – Renaissance to Contemporary: Anthony Bond & Joanna Woodall

In their book on self-portraits, Bond and Woodall consider on p11 “the intense outward gaze that is a consistent feature of self-portraiture from Van Eyck to Warhol.” This made me think more about self-portraits and question whether the statement were true or not. It is easy to remember the self-portraits that fit this mode – …

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