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Texas, a self-portrait

by Jon Holmes

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Published by Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jon Holmes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF386 .H84 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3482297M
      ISBN 100810916606
      LC Control Number82001691

      A self-portrait will often depict the artist at work in the process of painting his or her own image. A third way is to view the picture in context of the artist's other works. The Art of Self-Portraiture. Discovering self-portraiture was a big part of my own development as a photographer and for this reason I was really intrigued when I came across self-portrait photographer Anna Gay and excited when she agreed to write a an eBook with us – The Art of Self-Portraiture. Anna is known to many dPS readers for her guest posts on dPS and for her .

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