Ink & Gouache on paper
Framed Size 71.5cm x 56cm
There are more than 70 drawings and watercolours that show Modigliani’s preoccupation with sculptural form, during a 2 – 3 year period.
His Caryatid studies inparticular are among his most adventurous works in any medium.
The Caryatid is a classical Greek architectural element depicting a human figure supporting a weight, one of his ideas was to create a temple of beauty, including caryatids supporting the roof.