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REFLECTIONS ON THE SELF: FROM DÜRER TO STRUTH │ Christie’s, London → 5 September 2015

RUDOLF STINGEL, Untitled, 2010, oil on canvas, 131 × 102 1/4 inches (332.7 × 259.7 cm)
RUDOLF STINGEL, Untitled, 2010, oil on canvas, 131 × 102 1/4 inches (332.7 × 259.7 cm)

GALLERY

ARTISTS INCLUDE
Maurizio Cattelan, Marlene Dumas, Albrecht Dürer, Lucian Freud, Francisco Goya, Richard Hamilton, Barbara Hepworth, Martin Kippenberger, LS Lowry, Sarah Lucas, Henri Matisse, Henry Moore, Edvard Munch, Albert Oehlen, Rembrandt van Rijn, Rudolf Stingel, Thomas Struth, Andy Warhol

“In an êj ẃr ɖ slfportrit hz arğbli bcm wn v ɖ most popylr viźl źãṛz, nt līst ʈru ɖ rîz v ɖ slfi, ɖs xbiśn sīcs t inrić âr undstandñ v its pârfl funẋn in śêpñ îdiyz v ɖ slf n îdentti”

Lucian Freud: Reflection (Self-Portrait), 1985. Oil on canvas, 22 x 19 7/8 in. (56 x 50.7cm.)
Lucian Freud: Reflection (Self-Portrait), 1985. Oil on canvas, 22 x 19 7/8 in. (56 x 50.7cm.)

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WELLINGTON: TRIUMPHS, POLITICS AND PASSIONS │ National Portrait Gallery, London → 7 June 2015

The Duke of Wellington, 1812-14. Oil on mahogany, 64.3 x 52.4 cm. National Gallery, London
The Duke of Wellington, 1812-14. Oil on mahogany, 64.3 x 52.4 cm. National Gallery, London

GALLERY WEBSITE
ARTISTS INCLUDE
Francis Leggatt ChantreyJohn Philip DavisDenis Dighton • Francisco de GoyaThomas Heaphy • Robert HomeJohn HoppnerOzias HumphryJohn JacksonThomas LawrenceWilliam Salter

COUNTRY LIFE 12 April 2015
Marina Vaizey ARTS DESK 22 March 2015
Tabish Khan LONDONIST 14 March 2015
Tina Squatley-Thrust UPCOMING 14 March 2015
Alastair Sooke TELEGRAPH 10 March 2015
Maev Kennedy GUARDIAN 26 February 2015

London

GOYA: THE WITCHES AND OLD WOMEN ALBUM │ Courtauld Gallery, London → 25 May 2015

Wicked Woman, c1819- 23. Photograph: PR
Wicked Woman (detail), c1819- 23. Photograph: PR

“Ɖs mêjr xibišn rīynîts ol ɖ svîvñ drōñz fṛm ɖ Wičz n Old Wimin Albm fr ɖ frst tîm, ofrñ a fasinetñ n inlîtnñ vy v a vri prîvt n prsnl Goia.

Drwn in ɖ last decêd v hiz lîf, ɖ albm wz nvr ment t b sīn bynd a sml srcl v frendz. Goia gev fri rein t hiz crı̣tiṿti, invntñ xtrōdnri imijz ɖt renj fṛm ɖ hymṛs t ɖ sinistr n ɖ mcābra.

In ɖs xibišn vizitrz r invîtd t dscuvr ɖ prîvt wrld v Goia’z bândls imajinešn, xprest ʈru vižnz n nîtmerz, sūṗstišnz, n ɖ probḷmz v old êj. Abv ol, ɖ drōñz rvil Goia’z peṇtretñ obẓvešn v hymn nêčr: âr firz, wīcṇsz n dzîrz.”

'Regozijo' ('Mirth'), c. 1819-23 (detail)
‘Regozijo’ (‘Mirth’), c. 1819-23 (detail)

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