Girl with Apple
Is this a modern Eve about to take a bite of the apple? William Glackens certainly counted on his viewers to make that association. Moreover, he offered a fresh American update on the subject of the nude studio model, paraphrasing one of France's most famous paintings, Edouard Manet's Olympia.
- Artist: William Glackens
- Medium: Oil on canvas
- Dates: 1909-1910
- Dimensions: 39 7/16 x 56 3/16 in. (100.2 x 142.7 cm)
frame: 46 3/4 x 63 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (118.7 x 161.9 x 7 cm)
- Signature: Signed lower left: "W. Glackens"
- Collection: American Art
- Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, EXHIBITION-5, American 5W20
- Accession Number: 56.70
- Image: 56.70_SL1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 0,