William Gear

‘Self-Portrait’ by William Gear

1949

‘Self-Portrait’ by William Gear

Inscribed "Gear 49" on the front and back. Self-portrait painted over on the back, in ink and watercolour.

Created by
William Gear 1915–1997
Date
1949
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
498 × 324 mm
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Art News and Review, ‘‘Self-Portrait’ by William Gear’ 1949

In Tate Britain

Created by
William Gear 1915–1997
Title
‘Self-Portrait’ by William Gear
Date
1949
Description
Inscribed "Gear 49" on the front and back. Self-portrait painted over on the back, in ink and watercolour.
Format
Artwork - on paper, unique
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Donated by John Gainsborough in 1982
Reference
TGA 8214/33

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