TITLE

Genius Unveiled: The Self-Portraits of Johan Zoffany

AUTHOR(S)
Pressly, William L.
PUB. DATE
March 1987
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1987, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the self-portraits of 18th-century painter Johan Zoffany. Profile of Zoffany's life and work; Description of his work for the Grand Duke of Tuscany to hang in the Uffizi Gallery; Information on 'The Tribuna of Uffizi' commissioned by Queen Charlotte of England; Discussion of Zoffany's portrayal within the ancient tradition of melancholy genius.
ACCESSION #
5315538

 

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