In the Picture - Portraying the Artist
|Binding||Paperback with flaps|
|Format||24 x 27 cm|
|Illustrations||110 illustrations in color|
|ISBN||978 90 6868 802 3|
In collaboration with the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
The role and status of the artist changed fundamentally in the nineteenth century. Interest grew in the person behind the work and the artist’s portrait became a popular genre. Artists were keen to show themselves as individuals as well as painters, while also acting as their own models.
Visit the exhibition from 21 February to 25 May 2020: http://www.vangoghmuseum.nl