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Self-portraits (National Portrait Gallery Insights S.)

Self-portraits (National Portrait Gallery Insights S.)
Library Shelf Location 06.SELF
Publication Date 2006
Description This stunning book explores what motivates artists to paint or photograph themselves, and what can be learned by looking at their self-portraits. Liz Rideal selects over 100 self-portraits from the National Portrait Gallery to examine the style, techniques and personalities of the sitters, including William Hogarth, Thomas Gainsborough, Angelica Kauffmann, John Constable, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Cecil Beaton, Lucian Freud, David Hockney and Tracey Emin.
ISBN 1855143631
Quantity 1
Pages 108
Author Liz Rideal
Format Hardcover
Publisher National Portrait Gallery, London
Category Art by Subject
Keywords Self-portraits, Portraits
Language English

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