signed and dated ‘Nicolas Party 2016‘ (on the reverse)
soft pastel on pastel card
80 x 60 cm. (31 3/8 x 23 1/2 in.)
Painted in 2016
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Ghent, The Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.) (the Municipal Museum of Contemporary Art), These Strangers…Painting and People, 1 October 2016 – 8 January 2017.
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“The portrait is probably the most produced image on earth. People take pictures of themselves or other people’s faces because at the end of the day, thank god, we still have an interest in other people. The face is a fascinating thing to look at.” - Nicolas Party

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