Self Portrait with Pipe by David Bomberg

Half-length self-portrait of the artist's left side, head turned to face the viewer, pipe protruding from his mouth.

Details

Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
59 x 49 cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,500 ( Total: £25,000)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Boundary Gallery

The palette and texture presage Auerbach (who was a pupil of Bomberg's).

Provenance

Lillian Bomberg, artist's wife; Boundary Gallery.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk

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