Tom Phillips ('Humument Self-Portrait at Fifty')
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6 5/8 in. x 4 1/4 in. (168 mm x 107 mm) plate size; 11 in. x 7 7/8 in. (280 mm x 200 mm) paper size
Given by Honor Elizabeth Clerk, 2001
- 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, entitled Humument Self-portrait at Fifty, relates to this multi-volume metamorphosis of W.H. Mallock's Victorian novel A Human Document, in which the original text was overlaid with illustrations printed by lithography, screenprint and letterpress. This print is a version of a portrait in gouache and pen which is also in the Gallery's collection.
- NPG 6098: Tom Phillips ('Humument Self-Portrait at Fifty') (variant version)
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