Language of the Body: Drawings by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon
Language of the Body: Drawings by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon by Harry N Abrams, Inc at Translate This Blog. SKU: 176583. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. French artist Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (1758-1823) is best known as a painter of mythological and allegorical subjects that impressed his younger
In his text, John Elderfield first discusses Prud'hon's life and work, examining the complexities and contradictions of his career and his singular place in the art of his time, including his role in the creation of the modern female nude. Then he considers the drawings themselves.
Following the text are fifty-seven of Prud'hon's finest drawings - reproduced in full color - carefully selected and arranged by Robert Gordon to unfold in a visual display of gesture and form. The book concludes with the author's notes and a selected bibliography.
|Manufacturer:||Harry N. Abrams|
|Brand:||Harry N Abrams, Inc|
|Publisher:||Harry N. Abrams|
|Studio:||Harry N. Abrams|
|Item Size:||1 x 13 x 13 inches|
|Package Weight:||4.7 pounds|
|Package Size:||10.9 x 1.1 x 1.1 inches|