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The Hermit and the Young Woman, 1754, 1759

  • etching, burin engraving, paper
  • 109 x 149 mm
  • Inv. 2014-EM

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Johann Georg Wille RKD
Giessen 1715 - Paris 1808

Title The Hermit and the Young Woman
Date 1754
Period 18th century
Medium and support etching AAT
burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription in the depiction, top right: J.G. Wille/ 1754
printed inscription outside the depiction, bottom left: J.G. Wille Fecit 1759.
inscription reverse, lower left: 9
stamps (tools) reverse, centre below: Stad Gent / Museum voor Schone Kunsten
Collection print room
Object type etching AAT
Inventory number 2014-EM
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 25H landscapes Iconclass
300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11Q3 ascetic life and practice Iconclass
11Q31 mortification of the senses ~ ascetic life Iconclass
11Q33 withdrawal into the wilderness or desert ~ ascetic life Iconclass
11Q331 anchorite, hermit Iconclass
11Q651 crucifix ~ personal devotion Iconclass
11Q712 church (exterior) Iconclass
11QQ7121(CHAPEL) parts of church exterior and annexes: chapel - QQ - small church, chapel Iconclass
21D water (one of the four elements) Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
25H112 rocks Iconclass
25H2 landscapes with waters, waterscapes, seascapes (in the temperate zone) Iconclass
25H212 brook Iconclass
31A235 sitting figure Iconclass
31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31AA233 kneeling figure - AA - female human figure Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
41A3911 well Iconclass
73D82(CROSS) cross ~ instruments of the Passion Iconclass
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