Paar I, Hans Mettel
Hans Mettel
Paar I
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Hans Mettel

Paar I, 1950 – 1951


Dimensions
42.7 x 20.0 x 20.0 cm
Physical Description
plaster
Inventory Number
St.P525b
Acquisition
Acquired in 1966 from the artist's estate
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Paar I (Original Title)
Title Translation
Couple I
Artist
Set
Paar I
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
plaster
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
  • 31AA the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) - AA - female human figure
  • 31A the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa)
  • 41D9 (showing oneself) undressed, quasi-nude
  • 31D15 adult woman
  • 31AA231 standing figure - AA - female human figure
  • 31D14 adult man
  • 31A231 standing figure
  • 33A14 embracing each other, kissing
Secondary
  • 48C244 pedestal of a piece of sculpture (perhaps in the form of a herm)

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01.02.2023