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Cat. 1: Sir Anthony Van Dyck,
Self-Portrait
, c.1640/1, Oil on Canvas, oval, 23
1
/
2
x 18
3
/
4
inches, 59.7 x 47.3 cm (Philip Mould Ltd). The first of four portraits of
Van Dyck in this exhibition, but the only one by him: informal, spontaneous and compelling, it is an excellent guide to Van Dyck’s technique.