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Honest Selfie! John Smart, born 1742 - died 1811 (artist), painted 1797. Smart’s reputation for catching a likeness was deserved. He was a sober, quiet man, one who offered his clients direct honest facsimiles of their features. He has here painted himself in exactly that way.

Miniature self portrait on ivory by John Smart, British, 1797
Tags: искусство, портрет
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