TITLE

`The Shadow Only': Shadow and Silouette in Late Nineteenth-Century Paris

AUTHOR(S)
Forgione, Nancy
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep99, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p490
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the development of shadow and silhouette art in Paris, France in the late 19th century. Factors that contribute to the production of illusionism; Explanation on the various shadow terms and types; Summary of the types of expressive distortion; Impact of Japanese art on paintings; Association of silhouette with graphic arts; Transition of pictorial shadow to pictorial status.
ACCESSION #
2315382

 

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