Amazing master drawings. Account Options Anmelden. Meine Mediathek Hilfe Erweiterte Buchsuche. Ingres : erotic drawings. Ingres, described by Baudelaire as a painter of "profound sensual delights," has not always been acknowledged as such by the art world. Famous for his iconic paintings The Grand Odalisque and The Turkish Bath, Ingres was also an artist of great erotic intensity and raw sexuality. These facets of his oeuvre are explored here in depth and in detail.
Ingres: Erotic Drawings
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Ingres , in full Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres , born August 29, , Montauban , France—died January 14, , Paris , painter and icon of cultural conservatism in 19th-century France. Ingres became the principal proponent of French Neoclassical painting after the death of his mentor, Jacques-Louis David. His cool, meticulously drawn works constituted the stylistic antithesis of the emotionalism and colourism of the contemporary Romantic school. As a monumental history painter, Ingres sought to perpetuate the Classical tradition of Raphael and Nicolas Poussin. The spatial and anatomical distortions that characterize his portraits and nudes, however, anticipate many of the most audacious formal experiments of 20th-century Modernism. Ingres received his first artistic instruction from his father, Jean-Marie-Joseph Ingres, an artistic jack-of-all-trades of modest talent but considerable professional and social pretensions. In he set out for Paris , where he entered the studio of David, the most celebrated artist in France.
The Many Faces of Ingres
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres — was an accomplished and prolific painter and draftsman, a key figure in the neoclassical movement, and an avid interpreter of history and antiquity. Fittingly, he was also keen on self-editing. As a young student in Rome, Ingres produced sought-after portraits of elite French and English expatriates; these drawings provided his primary source of income. Augustin Jordan and Her Son Gabriel A third example, Portrait of Mrs.
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