Search Results:

<< Viewing Record 583 of 741 >>
View : Light Box | List View | Image List | Detailed

Maker(s):Sleigh, Sylvia
Culture:Welsh (ca. 1916-2010)
Title:Self Portrait at Dressing Table (aka Self-Portrait at Pett, Sussex)
Date Made:1953
Materials:Oil on canvas wrapped around and stapled onto paper board
Measurements:panel: 16 7/8 in x 20 5/8 in; 42.9 cm x 52.4 cm
Narrative Inscription:  signature and tate written in lower left: 53 SLEIGH 18
Accession Number:  SC 2017.65.1
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Sylvia Sleigh
Museum Collection:  Smith College Museum of Art

self-portrait; artist is shown in 3/4 profile, dressed in light blue, long-sleeved top with a pink, black, and blue-grey patterned scarf, hair tied back, seated at a dressing table; cropped just above hairline and just below forearm; left side of face is reflected in a titled mirror on dressing table; in front of mirror are several pieces of jewelry, to which sitter's right hand gestures; wood paneling and lower half of a window with bare trees are visible behind sitter.

self-portraits; interiors

Link to share this object record:

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email

<< Viewing Record 583 of 741 >>