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In this generously illustrated book, Anne Hollander examines the representation of the body and clothing in Western art, from Greek sculpture and vase painting through medieval and renaissance portraits, to contemporary films and fashion photography. First published ahead of its time, this book has become a classic.

Synopsis:

This is an illustrated study of the representation of the body and clothing in Western art, from Greek sculpture and vase painting, through medieval and Renaissance portraits, to contemporary films and fashion photography.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 479-484) and index.

About the Author

Anne Hollander, the author of Moving Pictures (1986), is an art historian with a special interest in costume history and design.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520082311
Author:
Hollander, Anne
Publisher:
University of California Press
Author:
Hollander, Anne
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Arts, fine
Subject:
Human figure in art
Subject:
Costume in art
Subject:
Art -- Psychology.
Subject:
Criticism - General
Subject:
Clothing and dress in art
Subject:
Criticism -- Theory.
Subject:
Costume -- History.
Subject:
General Art
Subject:
Art-Theory and Criticism
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 4
Publication Date:
19930331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
37 b/w photographs
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.25 in 25 oz

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