TITLE

L'Affaire Greuze and the Sublime of History Painting

AUTHOR(S)
Kahng, Eik
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar2004, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Illustrates the criticism made by art critic Denis Diderot on the painting "Septimius Severus Reproaching His Son Caracalla," by Jean-Baptiste Greuze. Full title of his painting; Description of what is demanded in a history painting; Mark of the pictorial schism between genre and history painting.
ACCESSION #
12338464

 

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