Head of a Man / Sketch of a Woman's Bust
- Stanislaw Wyspianski
- Head of a Man / Sketch of a Woman's Bust
- Date of creation
- paper pencil
- Dimensions (height x width, cm)
- 20.3 x 16.9
- graphic art
- Collection of Lviv City Gallery
Information about author
a) The image represents a man's head with a thick beard and long mustache. The face is defined by frowning eyebrows, a thin nose, and wide-open eyes; he is looking at the viewer. On his head there is a headdress that resembles a Roman Catholic episcopal mitre. b) In the left part of the work there is a sketch of a female silhouette’s profile; her head is slightly tilted forward. Symmetrical strands of long hair are falling down to her chest. Facial features are painted schematically.
a) In the lower right part of the work there is an author monogram and date 1900. In the upper right part of the work there is an illegible inscription in Polish.