John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

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Art on Sunday: Self-portraits

Francisco Goya (1746 – 1828)
Self-Portrait, ca. 1790-95)
Oil on canvas
Goya, Self-portrait
Royal Academy of San Fernando, Madrid, Spain

Vincent Van Gogh (1853 – 1890)
Self-Portrait as an Artist, 1887-88
Oil on canvas
Van Gogh, Self-Portrait as an Artist
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

March 30 was, it must be said, a very good day for the art world, as it is the birthday of both Francisco Goya and Vincent Van Gogh. Also born on March 30: MC Hammer, but I couldn't find any of his paintings online.

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