Related Objects
Current Location:
South Apartment D -> 1st Floor (bldg D)
Location Notes:
South D; 1st fl., Lf. of Rm. 110

Mére Moderne (Modern Mother)

Artwork
Identifier:
2009.204.2
Artist:
Henri-Gabriel Ibels
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Giclée (Original is in the GVSU Permanent Collection)
Date:
1895
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 10.5 in Width: 7 in
Description:
Color image of two women. One with large fan and text in the fan, both women are seated. "Mere Moderne" in text in upper right. Lithographic song sheet. Stenciled color
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.