Christian Schad, Self-Portrait

Christian Schad, Self-Portrait, 1927, oil on wood, 29 x 24-3/8″ / 76 x 62 cm (Tate Modern, London) 

Unusually, two figures make up this self-portrait, which is all sexuality but no passion.


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