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(Self-portrait)
1986

Medium
linocut on oatmeal Japanese paper
Measurements
16.5 × 8.3 cm irreg. (image) 31.4 × 22.0 cm irreg. (sheet)
Edition
ed. 3/10
Inscription
inscribed in pencil l.l.: 3/10
inscribed in pencil l.c.: SP
inscribed in pencil l.r.: Rick Amor '86
Accession Number
1996.811
Departments
Australian Prints / Australian Prints & Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Suzanne Pascoe, 1996
© Rick Amor/Licensed by VISCOPY, Sydney
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Utilising a combination of bold marks and fine almost engraved lines, this self portrait depicts the physical characteristics of Amor's face - characteristically shaped eyebrows, balding oval head and protruding ears - simultaneously implying elements of his personality.