TITLE

Puvis de Chavannes's caricatures: Manifestoes, commentary, expressions

AUTHOR(S)
Price, Aimée Brown
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1991, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p119
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Takes an in depth look at Pierre Puvis de Chavannes's caricatures, satirical drawings, and grotesques, produced throughout his career (1848-98). His deliberate choice of themes and general aesthetic; Puvis' early scatological caricatural drawings; Mordant caricatural portraits and self-portraits that document his relationships with other artists and friends; Caricatures as a vehicle for the articulation of an aesthetic position.
ACCESSION #
9104222527

 

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