In Self Portrait 1, Conroy's gaze is downward so that we are immediately intrigued by the artist's self-absorption and introspection.
Self Portrait 1 by Stephen Conroy, 2005
© The artist c/o Marlborough Fine Art
- Oil on canvas
- 182.9 x 121.9 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £10,033 ( Total: £31,500)
- Acquired in:
- Marlborough Fine Art
Pink, black and white strips mark out the space in which he presents himself, the white strips forming a cross-like configuration. This immediately makes the viewer feel that some sort of inner struggle or turmoil is ongoing.
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