Self-Portrait

Self-Portrait

Details:
Painting Date
1st of July 1887
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Description:

Lavender and green horizontals interspersed lightly across a deep blue-black background.  Lavender and green repeated in reflections on the artist’s face and in the “whites” of his left eye.  Yellows, oranges and browns in hair and beard.  Lavender vertical strokes on smock with white and sky blue in collar and cravat.

 

Bluish smock, looking away from painter with one eye and at him with other, longer mustache, longer hair

 

Painting, Oil on Canvas
Paris: Summer, 1887
Van Gogh Museum
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe
F: 109v, JH: 1303

Where Vincent Was:
Paris

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