Self-portraits in the world of art

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Date
1957
Summary
In this program, Mr. Fitzpatrick discusses the importance of the self-portrait as a means of art expression.  Tells how the self-portrait not only preserves a physical likeness of the artist, but provides an insight into his character, mode of dress, and customs.  Demonstrates the various techniques involved painting self-portraits by having two professional artists develop their own likenesses.  Presents and explains the work and self-portraits of great artists to help develop a greater understanding of this art form.
Contributors
WQED-TV; Joseph Fitzpatrick; Sam Silberman
Publisher
National Educational Television
Genres
Educational; Art
Subject
Art ; Self-portraits.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:30:33); 16mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003234251; Other: GR00442384; MDPI Barcode: 40000003234251

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