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500 Self-Portraits

by Julian Bell

  • 135 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Phaidon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portraits in art,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits,
  • General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Criticism,
  • History - General,
  • Art / General,
  • Pictorial,
  • Self-portraits

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7830984M
    ISBN 100714843849
    ISBN 109780714843841

    Description of the book " Self-Portraits": This book presents an uninterrupted sequence of self-portraits, in chronological order from ancient Egypt to the present. The challenge of creating their own likeness has proved irresistible to artists, and included here are powerful and evocative works by many of the greatest painters and. All images appear in Self-Portraits Most of us try to present ourselves as beautiful, or (in our case) at the very least presentable, when we create a self-portrait. However, many artists have also sought to unsettle or disturb viewers when creating a portrait of themselves, as our .

    Self-portraits have the added fascination that comes from looking into the mirror and trying to study one's own face and the elusive self lurking behind its surface. This striking and sensitive compilation presents an uninterrupted sequence of self-portraits, in chronological order, all the way from ancient Egypt to the late twentieth.   Self-Portraits A compelling collection of self-portraits from throughout recorded history, revised to include captivating contemporary worksThe challenge of interpreting and recreating their own likenesses has proven irresistible to artists throughout the : Phaidon Press.

    Genre/Form: Portraits: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Five hundred self-portraits. London ; New York: Phaidon, (DLC) (OCoLC) Self-Portraits A new version of Phaidon classic published in , this evocative and fascinating book presents of the world's greatest self portraits, arranged in .


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It's been given a smart new cover and layers, but Brand: Phaidon Press. Self-Portraits by Julian Bell Self-Portraits by Julian Bell PDF, ePub eBook D0wnl0ad 'The mirror, above all - the mirror is our teacher', wrote Leonardo da Vinci.

Portraits are an endless source of fascination, responding as they do to the basic human impulse to scrutinize a face and strive to peer into the person behind it. A compelling collection of self-portraits from throughout recorded history, revised to include captivating contemporary works. The challenge of interpreting and recreating their own likenesses has proven irresistible to artists throughout the ages.

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Featuring works by the world's greatest painters and sculptors, this book presents an uninterrupted sequence of self-portraits in chronological order, from ancient Egypt to the late 20th century.

Each image is both a work of art and a study of psychology and self-perception--an idea taken up by the book's mirrored jacket, where the reader's. I am enjoying this book very much. With portraits the book remains interesting and educational for a long time.

More than seeing what the artists look like is the variety of styles and attitudes. I recommend it. This work is based on an earlier collection of self- portraits made by the scholar Ludwig Goldscheider. Originally the book “ Self-Portraits” by Phaidon Publications was published more than 80 years ago and last revised inthis wholly new edition for presents a selection of powerfully evocative works by many of the world’s greatest artists from antiquity to the present day; from Dürer and Rembrandt to Marina Abramović, David.

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F R E E D O W N L O A D Download a PDF version of this page at the end of the article. Self-Portraits. Julian Bell. New York: Phaidon Press, Inc. (), Illus., paperback, pp., $ This handy volume is a compelling collection of self-portraits front throughout history, organized chronologically, from ancient Egypt to the late twentieth century.

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A new version of a Phaidon classic published inthis evocative and fascinating book, now issued as a paperback, presents of the world's greatest self-portraits, arranged in a simple chronological sequence from ancient times to the late twentieth century.