Girl with a Goat

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Edmond Aman-Jean (painters (artists))
Aman-Jean's post-impressionist paintings, pastels and engravings are mostly portraits or evocations of symbolist themes. Thus he belongs to the 'peintres de l'âme'. The Girl with the Goat is a typical example. A young, modest girl is cherishing a goat in her arms. With gentle strokes, the artist expresses this tender, intimate moment. Like many of his portraits, he places the…
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Aman-Jean's post-impressionist paintings, pastels and engravings are mostly portraits or evocations of symbolist themes. Thus he belongs to the 'peintres de l'âme'. The Girl with the Goat is a typical example. A young, modest girl is cherishing a goat in her arms. With gentle strokes, the artist expresses this tender, intimate moment. Like many of his portraits, he places the figure in front of a decorative background. In this painting, the elegant rose bush forms a beautiful decoration around the girl.
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