1 portrait on display in Room 32 at the National Portrait Gallery
by Leon Kossoff
oil on board, 1981
16 3/4 in. x 13 in. (424 mm x 330 mm)
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- Leon Kossoff (1926-), Painter and draughtsman. Sitter in 6 portraits, Artist of 1 portrait.
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- Leon Kossoff (1926-), Painter and draughtsman. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 6 portraits.
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Kossoff has made a number of self-portraits throughout his career. The thick impasto used in this painting is typical of Kossoff’s characteristic technique of building an image through an accretion of observations.
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- Audio Guide
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 359