Painting : Self Portrait (Sunarto P.R. - 1957)

Title : "Self Portrait"

Artist : Sunarto P.R.

Year : 1957

Crayon on paper.

Dimension : 49 x 33,5 cms.

This self-portrait explores human facial expressions using pastels in realistic forms with soft, but firm brush strokes. Sunarto often draws using models. He is able to capture the facial expression and present the characters strongly, with his unique lines, colours, and compositions.