Literature: Derrick Greaves: The Pleasures of Drawing, James Hyman Gallery, London, 2005, (cat. 12), illustrated (un-numbered). James Hyman, Derrick Greaves:From Kitchen Sink to Shangri-La, Lund Humphries, London, 2007, illustrated p.135.
In The Green Room (1982-4) the line is firm and the structure tight, emphasised by the Euclidian right angle created by the woman's compact. The mask serves to reflect the difference between how we see ourselves and how others see us.