self-portrait


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self-por·trait

(sĕlf′pôr′trĭt, -trāt′)
n.
A pictorial or literary portrait of oneself, created by oneself.

self-portrait

n
(Art Terms) a portrait one draws or paints of oneself

self`-por′trait



n.
a portrait of oneself done by oneself.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.self-portrait - a portrait of yourself created by yourselfself-portrait - a portrait of yourself created by yourself
portrait, portrayal - any likeness of a person, in any medium; "the photographer made excellent portraits"
Translations

self-portrait

[ˌselfˈpɔːtrɪt] Nautorretrato m

self-portrait

[ˌsɛlfˈpɔːtrɪt] nautoritratto

self-portrait

(selfˈpoːtrit) noun
a person's portrait or description of himself. Rembrandt painted several self-portraits; The man described is a self-portrait of the author.
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A long while this picture was thought to be Bindi Altoviti's portrait; now somebody will again have it to be the self-portrait of Raphael."
The bid yesterday of nearly PS500,000 for a Shropshire-owned Rembrandt is believed to be the highest so far for a self-portrait of the famous painter.
A couple of weeks ago I visited the Neue Galerie to see The Self-Portrait. I knew there were some small etched self-portraits by Rembrandt from 1629-30 and, another favorite, the marvelous Max Beckmann "Self-Portrait with a Horn." After going through the exhibition, on its final wall I saw themthree self-portraits by Felix Nussbaum.
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As he approached his sixtieth birthday, Merrill began to compose a self-portrait alongside this tree whose lifespan is comparable to a human's and that, from an early age, he's regarded as a talisman.
Like any Frida Kahlo painting, this self-portrait is said to have aa feeling of warmth and closeness'.
Share with students that they will be creating a self-portrait inspired by this month's Art Print.
A PS10 MILLION self-portrait by 17th century artist Sir Anthony van Dyck is to go on display in Birmingham.
The Self-Portrait: A Cultural History (reprint, 2014)
The Minister said: Rembrandt is one of the great artists of all-time and the most prolific self-portrait painter of his era, indeed you could call him the master of the selfie.