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Study for the 'Fountain of the Kneeling Youths', ca. 1898

  • pencils (drawing and writing equipment), paper
  • 162 x 332 mm
  • Inv. 1984-M-2-recto

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George Minne RKD VIAF Wikidata
Ghent 1866 - Sint-Martens-Latem 1941
draftsmen (artists)AAT

Title Study for the 'Fountain of the Kneeling Youths'
Date ca. 1898
Period 19th century
Collection print room
Object type pencil drawings AAT
Inventory number 1984-M-2-recto
Acquisition credit purchase
Minne, Marc
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055865 symbolism (artistic concept) AAT
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11Q41 contemplation Iconclass
21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) Iconclass
31A2321 leaning forward Iconclass
31A2323 leaning sideways Iconclass
31A233 kneeling figure Iconclass
31B3 dream Iconclass
31D12 youth, young man, adolescent Iconclass
31D120 Youth, Adolescence, 'Iuventus'; 'Adolescenza', 'Gioventu' (Ripa) Iconclass
31D61 fountain of youth, 'Fontaine de Jouvence' Iconclass
32A22 thin (human type) Iconclass
32A22(+0) thin (human type) (+ variant) Iconclass
41A3915 fountain (indoors) Iconclass
46C2 traffic on the water Iconclass
48C524 drawing, sketch Iconclass
School / Style Symbolism (artistic concept) AAT
Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent : Tekeningen, pastels en aquarellen; Inventaris / Moniek Nagels. - Gent : Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent, 1988 (p. 43)
Gewagte Visionen : George Minne und Léon Spilliaert : Vom Symbolismus zum Expressionismus (Ausstellung Neuss, Clemens Sels Museum, 22.10.2023 - 03.03.2024) / Bettina Zeman, Ralph Gleis, Cathérine Verleysen, Noémie Goldman. - Neuss : Clemens-Sels-Museum, 2023 ; Köln : Wienand Verlag, 2023 (p.99, p.151)
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