A Face to the World: On Self-Portraits

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, 2010 - Self-portraits - 309 pages
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Focusing on the art of self-portraiture, this effortlessly engaging exploration of the lives of artists sheds fascinating light on some of the most extraordinary portraits in art history.

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User Review  - Serena - Goodreads

I found this very satisfying. It was like having a wonderful gossip session with an art historian friend. So, I felt like I was learning a little bit and having a lot of fun. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Laura Cumming is art critic for the Observer. Previously, she was Arts Editor for the New Statesman and Arts Producer for the BBC.

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