Self portrait painting

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Self portrait painting

Oils on canvas board
2012
9 x 12 inches

My sister-in-law challenged me for a paint-in. I took a mirror to the door and let the light spill onto me. I painted this self portrait oil painting while not wearing my glasses, a challenge in itself as I really only wear them to SEE! Done in 2 hours, alla prima self portrait.

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