FILTER RESULTS × Close
Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Object Results

Showing 29 of 34


Image of Still Life, Nude and Oscar Wilde

Bookmark and Share

Bookmark: http://triarte.brynmawr.edu/objects-1/info/180875



Samuel Maitin
American (1928 - 2004) Primary



Still Life, Nude and Oscar Wilde

1962
Color lithograph

Plate
23 3/4 in. x 14 3/4 in. (60.33 cm x 37.47 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2011.43.20
Geography: North and Central America, United States
Classification: Fine and Visual Arts; Prints
Culture/Nationality: American
Collection: Seymour Adelman Collection

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:
  • figures - Representations of humans, animals, or mythical beasts, in any medium.
  • prints - Pictorial works produced by transferring images by means of a matrix such as a plate, block, or screen, using any of various printing processes. When emphasizing the individual printed image, use "impressions." Avoid the controversial expression "original prints," except in reference to discussions of the expression's use. If prints are neither "reproductive prints" nor "popular prints," use the simple term "prints." With regard to photographs, prefer "photographic prints"; for types of reproductions of technical drawings and documents, see terms found under "reprographic copies."
  • still lifes - Images in which the focus is a depiction of inanimate objects, as distinguished from art in which such objects are subsidiary elements in a composition.The term is generally applied to depictions of fruit, flowers, meat or dead game, vessels, eating utensils, and other objects, including skulls, candles, and hourglasses, typically arranged on a table. Such images were known since the time of ancient Greece and Rome; however, the subject was exploited by some 16th-century Italian painters, and was highly developed in 17th-century Dutch painting, where the qualities of form, color, texture, and composition were valued, and the images were intended to relay allegorical messages. The subject is generally seen in oil paintings, though it can also be found in mosaics, watercolors, prints, collages, and photographs. The term originally included paintings in which the focus was on living animals at rest, although such depictions would now be called "animal paintings."

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version
Additional Image 2011.43.20_BMC_f.jpg
2011.43.20_BMC_f.jpg

Dimensions
  • Plate Dimensions: 23 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (60.325 x 37.465 cm)

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=BMC>cite web |url=http://triarte.brynmawr.edu/objects-1/info/180875 |title=Still Life, Nude and Oscar Wilde |author=Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections |accessdate=5/20/2022 |publisher=Bryn Mawr College</ref>

Showing 29 of 34


Your current search criteria is: Keyword is "BVAGU".

View current selection of records as: