Tom Phillips ('Humument Self-Portrait at Fifty')
by Tom Phillips Click on the links below to find out more
pen and ink and gouache over printed page, 1987
7 in. x 5 in. (178 mm x 127 mm)
- Tom Phillips (1937-), Artist. Sitter in 6 portraits, Artist of 22 portraits.
- Tom Phillips (1937-), Artist. Artist of 22 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
This self-portrait relates to The Humument (first edition published 1975), the artist's 'treatment' of a Victorian novel, in which the printed page of the original writer's text is cannibalised and overlaid with illustrations.
- NPG D18630: Tom Phillips ('Humument Self-Portrait at Fifty') (variant version)
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