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Cindy Sherman: History Portraits: The Rebirth of the Painted Picutre after the End of Painting


Mega Sale! Save 24% on the Cindy Sherman: History Portraits: The Rebirth of the Painted Picutre after the End of Painting by Schirmer Mosel at Translate This Website. MPN: colour illustrations, colour illustratio. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. ''Cindy Sherman’s work is structured into series, the best known of which are History Portraits and Untitled Film Stills (1977–1980), which led to Cindy Sherman’s artistic breakthrough. In History Portraits, the artist carries out radical transformations of Old Master paintings. Using make-up, cloth drapes, and prostheses, she photographs herself in the poses in which the Old Masters portrayed women. Christa Schneider presents an art-historical analysis of the History Portraits.


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"Cindy Sherman’s work is structured into series, the best known of which are History Portraits and Untitled Film Stills (1977–1980), which led to Cindy Sherman’s artistic breakthrough. In History Portraits, the artist carries out radical transformations of Old Master paintings. Using make-up, cloth drapes, and prostheses, she photographs herself in the poses in which the Old Masters portrayed women. Christa Schneider presents an art-historical analysis of the History Portraits. Identifying a clear model for every single portrait (e.g. Botticelli and Rubens, François Boucher and Jacques-Louis David), she reveals Sherman’s extremely precise and enigmatic method of working in which the artistic media employed by Sherman―photography and acting―are surprisingly compatible with painting."

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Manufacturer:Schirmer Mosel
Part Number:colour illustrations, colour illustratio
Publisher:Schirmer Mosel
Studio:Schirmer Mosel
MPN:colour illustrations, colour illustratio
EAN:9783829606004
Item Size:0.75 x 9.25 x 9.25 inches
Package Weight:0.88 pounds
Package Size:6.77 x 0.55 x 0.55 inches

Cindy Sherman: History Portraits: The Rebirth of the Painted Picutre after the End of Painting by Schirmer Mosel

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