Goya · Self-portrait · Uncategorized

Why paint a self-portrait?

Artists paint their own self-portrait for a variety of reasons and at different stages in their life’s. For me the self-portrait that stands above all others is Goya’s  ‘Self-portrait at an easel’ 1790, although that date is still in debate. What is it about this self-portrait that so appeals, it is the way that Goya… Continue reading Why paint a self-portrait?