Jüngling (Stehender Knabe), Hans Mettel
Hans Mettel
Jüngling (Stehender Knabe)
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Hans Mettel

Jüngling (Stehender Knabe), 1945 – 1946


Dimensions
34.8 x 8.0 x 6.0 cm
Physical Description
pine wood
Inventory Number
St.P518
Acquisition
Acquired in 1966 from the artist's estate
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Jüngling (Stehender Knabe) (Original Title)
Title Translation
Young man (Standing boy)
Artist
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
pine wood
Material
Technique

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
© Hans Mettel
Acquisition
Acquired in 1966 from the artist's estate

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif

Iconclass

Primary
  • 31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa)
  • 41D9 (showing oneself) undressed, quasi-nude
  • 31D120 Youth, Adolescence, 'Iuventus'; 'Adolescenza', 'Gioventù' (Ripa)
  • 31A231 standing figure
  • 31A25171 arm bent behind the back
  • 31A2311 'contrapposto', 'Standbein und Spielbein'
Secondary
  • 48C244 pedestal of a piece of sculpture (perhaps in the form of a herm)

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Last update

01.02.2023