Angel Playing an Instrument / Architectural Fragment
- Stanislaw Wyspianski
- Angel Playing an Instrument / Architectural Fragment
- Date of creation
- 1889, 1883
- paper pencil
- Dimensions (height x width, cm)
- 19.9 x 16.3
- graphic art
- religious painting architecture painting
- Collection of Lviv City Gallery
Information about author
a) The portrait represents a waist-length figure of a man (angel ?). His long hair is falling down on his shoulders. The defining features of the face are large and wide-open eyes, as well as full and stiff lips. He has a faraway look and his facial expression is distracted. The right hand is raised to the shoulder level; it is holding an object similar to a musical instrument. b) This is an architectural element that resembles a column in three-dimensional space.
a) At the top there is an illegible inscription in Polish. b) At the right top there is an illegible inscription. On the right bottom side of the work there is the author monogram.