The Scotsman wrote, 'though small in size, it is important in the only real sense - that is in conception and style.
Self Portrait by Honoré Daumier, 1863Â–1866
Â© National Galleries of Scotland
- Oil on panel
- 29 x 19 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £700 ( Total: £700)
- Acquired in:
- Lefevre Contemporary Art
It is exceedingly simple in its elements and is in colour chiefly a harmony in flesh colour, grey, brown and black. The colour subdued though it be is richly modulated; the whole is pregnant with a feeling of mystery that fascinates and haunts.'
Collection of M Dechaume; Georges Viau