Joan González Portrait of a Young Man c.1903–4

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Artwork details

Artist
Joan González 1868–1908
Title
Portrait of a Young Man
Portrait de jeune homme
Date c.1903–4
Medium Pastel on paper
Dimensions Support: 397 x 311 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Mme Roberta Gonzalez-Richard, the artist's niece 1972
Reference
T01643
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Catalogue entry

Joan González 1868-1908

T01643 Portrait de Jeune Homme (Portrait of a Young Man) c.1903-4

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Pastel on paper, 15 5/8 x 12 1/4 (39.5 x 31.2)
Presented by Roberta González 1972
Repr: Ronald Alley, The González Gift to the Tate Gallery (London 1974), p.7

Though Roberta González entitled this simply 'Portrait of a Young Man', it bears a strong resemblance to her father, Julio González, and may well be an early portrait of him.

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.303, reproduced p.303


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