TITLE

Poussin's Esther before Ahasuerus: Beauty, Majesty, Bondage

AUTHOR(S)
Unglaub, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar2003, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the painting Esther Before Ahasuerus by Nicolas Poussin. Poussin's interpretation of the subject; Discussion on how the picture exemplifies distinct strategies of pictorial narrative; One reason for the neglect of the painting.
ACCESSION #
9731840

 

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