Following an initial period of experimentation, Willink produced a form of realism with meticulous technique, of which this self portrait is an excellent example. He has painted himself in his work clothes, a three piece suit! He wipes his brush on a cloth; the painting is finished. Sharply spotlit, he tensely inspects the results.
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|Title||Self-portrait with Brush and White Cloth|
|Material and technique||Oil on canvas|
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Location||This object is in storage|
Height 95 cm
Width 69 cm
|Accession number||2010 (MK)|
|Credits||Aankoop / Purchase: 1952|
|Age artist||About 36 years old|
Carel Willink (2000)
Schilderijen A.C. Willink (1939)
The Collection Enriched (2011)
De collectie als tijdmachine (2017)
|Place of manufacture||Amsterdam > North Holland > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe|
|Geographical origin||The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe|
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