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Portrait (Second Angel)

Anne Harris

Riverside, Illinois

Oil on linen, 2006-2007

111.8 x 76.2 cm (44 x 30 in.)



Artist Statement:
When I'm painting myself, I am very aware that I'm inside the container of my skin looking out at my reflection, trying to look back in. I want my paintings to function like my skin does, shifting from tense to loose, dry to wet, lovely to ugly.

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