Self Portrait, 1987
Watercolor on Arches paper
30 x 22 1/2" SHEET
This watercolor self portrait is part of the Wilkes B.C. Series (Before Caner) as the artist was diagnosed with lymphoma in 1987. The multiple brush strokes in greens, yellows, green and purple vary in size while suggesting facial features.
b. United States, 1940-1993
Gift of Marsie, Emanuelle, Damon & Andrew Scharlatt, Hannah Wilke Collection & Archive, Los Angeles in honor of Marc Selwyn
WILKE, Hannah and b. United States, 1940-1993, “WILKE, Hannah,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed December 10, 2023, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/16850.