Self-Portrait (Portrait of the Artist)

Donald Shaw MacLaughlan1918

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

  • Title: Self-Portrait (Portrait of the Artist)
  • Creator: Donald Shaw MacLaughlan
  • Date Created: 1918
  • Subject Keywords: artist portraits, male portraits, portraits, printmaker portraits, self-portraits
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in pencil, lower right: “D.S. MacLaughlan”; inscribed in pencil (in other hand?), lower left: “1918”; inscribed in brown ink in other hand on verso, top: “[Lev] T Sigr GioCagna Co. Suba [?] franco Beato”; inscribed in pencil (in other hand?) on verso: “Self Port.”
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1947
  • Materials & Techniques: Drypoint, soft-ground etching, and aquatint printed in brown ink on heavyweight wove paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Dimensions: 1938
  • Bibliography: Marie Bruette, “A Descriptive Catalogue of the Etched Works of Donald Shaw MacLaughlin” (Chicago: Albert Roullier Art Galleries, 1924), cat. no. 238
  • Associated People: Created by Donald Shaw MacLaughlan (American, 1876-1938)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.159