It is instructive to look at and compare two different Romantic attempts to produce the portrait of a genius. The portraiture has been very important to celebrities often focus less on class and social status and more on the uniqueness or quality of the represented individuals. In the self-portraits artist did not simply present their status and gender identities in an unthinking or un-selfconscious way. Artist enlisted who prepared a space began to call himself Billy name using a spray paint aluminium foil, duplicating the décor of his former apartment. The most fundamental method of primary research in assembling this catalog raisoné has been the examination of works of art.