This self-portrait represents the paradox of the inward gaze. The face with closed eyes as a way of hiding from the reality that surrounds them. The figure is wrapped in a decorative style, which could be identified with the Modern genre of fantasy. The head is distinguished from the background by the treatment of details and tonal values. seeking complementarity between them. Nonverbal communication plays an important role in this work. since the direction of the gaze has been a fundamental point in the construction of the composition.