Related Objects
Current Location:
South Apartment E -> 2nd Floor (bldg E)
Location Notes:
South E; B-2, Lf. of Rm. M229

Mère Moderne (Modern Mother)

Artwork
Identifier:
2009.204.1
Artist:
Henri-Gabriel Ibels
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée (Original is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Date:
1895
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 17 in Width: 13 in
Description:
Black and white image of two women. One with a large fan reclining on round sofa. Signed in lower right in blue pencil.
Historical Context:
Henri-Gabriel Ibels was a printmaker, illustrator and painter. He was one of the original members of the Nabis movement and also of the Avante Garde period. He is known for his bold, expressive works that are typically portraits of the influential artists of the times. His art was inspired by contemporary life and the city of Paris.