Self Portrait, ListeningImage © Paul Hutchinson
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Self Portrait, ListeningPaul Hutchinson lives in Puniho, New Zealand.
oil on board
By this time I had painted quite a few self portraits. I had also started a series of paintings of just my hands. I was keen to perhaps paint nude figure works, however I had no access to models, so again I turned to myself. I wanted to incorporate my hand into a portrait and I got this idea of putting my hand up to my ear as though listening. I recall having a lot of problems with the fore-shortening of the arm.
1974 - 1983 1984 - 1993 1994 - 2003 2004 - 2014
email Paul at PJHpainter @ gmail.com (remove the spaces)