Australia’s lockdown has spurred reflection in many of us. Created during this period, Auguste Blackman’s self-portraits are broad, textual studies in expression. Despite their vibrant palettes, however, something remains withheld in Auguste's face – there is an inner life we can only glimpse peripherally. This is not something alien. Months spent severed from ordinary life compels us all inward and towards the life of an artist.
A respected Australian artist, Auguste is the progeny of revered artistic dynasty the Blackman family. Whether reflecting on the experience of growing up among artists, or demonstrating a born passion for painting, Auguste remains a dynamic and rich voice in Australian art. This work is a moving addition for collection of expressionism, the Blackmans and portraits.
Auguste BLACKMAN (1957 - )
'Self-Portrait in Yellow' 2020
Polymer acrylic on paper
Image Size: 65 x 50 cm
Dimensions: 65 x 50 cm
Signed: Signed and dated lower right: AB 2020.
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Paper is Fabiano Artistico 160gsm
Availability: in stock
© The Artist or Assignee
How can we help you today?
Art and conversation have always gone well together. So click on 'Contact Us', phone 0419 301 279 or email email@example.com
Do you need this work of art framed?
At Angela Tandori Fine Art, we offer specialist advice for custom framing. Local clients are welcome to consult with us at our Hawthorn workshop. Alternatively, we also offer online consultation for clients who are busy, located outside of Melbourne or both. To find out more, please message us.
At Angela Tandori Fine Art, we want to empower Confident Collectors. We know that starting an art collection can be daunting - markets fluctuate, trends waver and theories permeate. Our best advice? Start with art that speaks to you. Whether you're drawn to art for its audacity, power or narrative, discovering what you love is exciting. And to ease the process, we're here to help with advice, services and consultation. Start your own art collection today and tell your story.
Since 2001, Angela Tandori Fine Art has been connecting people across the world with art they love. With a focus on Modern and Contemporary collectable Australian art, we offer a platform where first-time, as well as established collectors can discover art with confidence. Always available online - we are professional so you can be passionate.
About Angela Tandori
Our director, Angela Tandori is a second generation art dealer who begun working in the industry in 1998. Armed with vast experience in auctioning, valuing, exhibiting and consulting in Australian art, Angela has honed her vision for the modern collector. She holds a certificate in Auction & Valuation practice and is a member of the Art Consulting Association of Australia and an associate member of the Auctioneers and Valuers Association of Australia. Plus, she’s an avid art collector herself!