Portrait of Ingrid Ziglow, Werner Tübke
Werner Tübke
Portrait of Ingrid Ziglow
de
Back to top

Werner Tübke

Portrait of Ingrid Ziglow, 1961


Blatt
508 x 330 mm
Physical Description
Pencil, stumped, with framing line on all sides, on smooth wove paper
Inventory Number
17677
Object Number
17677 Z
Status
Can be presented in the study room of the Graphische Sammlung (special opening hours)

Texts

About the Work

During his one-year stay in the Soviet Union for study purposes, Werner Tübke made the acquaint-ance of Ingrid Ziglow, a German student, in Moscow. He executed her likeness according to the princi-ples of portrait art that he had developed for his own drawing lessons: The portrait filled much of the surface. He first recorded the major forms as outlines, then devoted himself to the details. Harsh shadows were to be avoided. The artist depicted the student in a wide, historicizing garment with a broad collar, giving her the look of a figure from an earlier time. With regard to both choice of motif and drawing technique, he took the traditions of the Old Masters as his orientation.

Work Data

Work Content

Research and Discussion

Similar works

  • All

More to discover

Contact

Do you have any suggestions, questions or information about this work?

Last update

28.05.2024