Small Washerwoman, Auguste Renoir, Ricard Guinó Boix
Auguste Renoir, Ricard Guinó Boix
Small Washerwoman
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Auguste Renoir
Ricard Guinó Boix

Small Washerwoman, ca. 1916


Dimensions
34 x 17 x 32 cm
Physical Description
Bronze
Inventory Number
SGP55
Acquisition
Acquired in 1925
Status
Not on display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Small Washerwoman
Artist
Sculptor (male)
Period Produced
Object Type
Physical Description
Bronze
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
"Renoir"
Work Catalogues
  • Haesaerts 20

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Departement
Collection
Creditline
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
Picture Copyright
© Ricard Guinó Boix
Acquisition
Acquired in 1925

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif

Iconclass

Primary
  • 31A14 human figure of ideal proportions, e.g. academic nude
  • 31D15 adult woman
Secondary
  • 31AA the (nude) human figure; 'Corpo humano' (Ripa) - AA - female human figure
  • 31AA233 kneeling figure - AA - female human figure
  • 41D42 laundering
  • 47H6 textile fabric, cloth
  • 21D water (one of the four elements)

Research and Discussion

Provenance

Object History
Erworben von Ambroise Vollard, Paris, 1925.

Information

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Last update

10.04.2024