Caryatids Standing

By Amedeo Modigliani SKU:70819

Amedeo Modigliani's "Caryatids Standing" is a highly remarkable painting. Created in 1911, it holds great significance for its depiction of three female figures standing in a column-like formation. The artwork stands out for its unique blend of classical and modern elements. Modigliani's elongated forms and stylized features infuse the figures with an ethereal quality. The painting showcases the artist's ability to reinterpret classical themes in a contemporary context. "Caryatids Standing" is a testament to Modigliani's innovative approach and his contribution to the evolution of artistic expression in the early 20th century.

90 cm

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Title: Amedeo Modigliani’s “”Caryatids Standing””: Reimagining Classicism with Modern Elegance

Year Painted: 1911

Amedeo Modigliani’s “”Caryatids Standing,”” painted in 1911, is an exceptionally special artwork that merges classical and modern elements in a captivating manner. This painting features three female figures arranged in a column-like formation, reminiscent of the architectural caryatids of ancient Greece.

Modigliani’s distinctive style, characterized by elongated forms and stylized features, imbues the figures with an ethereal and otherworldly quality. Their slender bodies and elongated necks evoke a sense of grace and elegance, creating a harmonious blend of classical ideals with a modern artistic vision.

The significance of “”Caryatids Standing”” lies in Modigliani’s innovative approach to reinterpret classical themes in a contemporary context. By infusing the traditional caryatid motif with his unique artistic style, he breathes new life into an ancient artistic convention. The painting serves as a bridge between the past and the present, inviting viewers to contemplate the timeless beauty of classical aesthetics through a modern lens.

Modigliani’s mastery is evident in the harmonious composition and the subtle details of the painting. The deliberate arrangement of the figures in a symmetrical formation creates a sense of balance and stability. The use of muted colors and soft brushstrokes adds a sense of tranquility, enhancing the ethereal quality of the piece.

“”Caryatids Standing”” is a testament to Modigliani’s ability to push artistic boundaries and challenge conventions. By reimagining classical forms with modern elegance, he contributes to the evolution of artistic expression in the early 20th century. The painting exemplifies his innovative spirit and his willingness to experiment with different styles and motifs.

In the broader context of art history, “”Caryatids Standing”” represents a pivotal moment in Modigliani’s artistic journey. It showcases his unique artistic vision and his ability to create a harmonious synthesis of classical and modern elements. The painting’s enduring appeal lies in its ability to captivate viewers with its timeless beauty and evoke a sense of contemplation and wonder.

As a result, “”Caryatids Standing”” holds a special place in the realm of art. Its fusion of classical motifs and modern aesthetics resonates with viewers, inviting them to appreciate the rich heritage of art history while embracing the innovative spirit of the present. The painting stands as a testament to Modigliani’s artistic genius and his contribution to the ongoing evolution of artistic expression.

Original size:
45 x 81 cm (width x height)
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Minimal order width:
50 cm
Maximum order width:
122 cm

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