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Man as Hero: The Human Figure in Western Art Pierce Rice

Man as Hero: The Human Figure in Western Art

Pierce Rice

Published April 17th 2000
ISBN : 9780393730562
Paperback
160 pages
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As he takes his argument through several categories, including the cherub, the celebration of victory, and the Virgin as Mother, there are some unexpected artists in the pantheon: not only Michelangelo, Veronese, Fragonard, and Winslow Homer but alsoMoreAs he takes his argument through several categories, including the cherub, the celebration of victory, and the Virgin as Mother, there are some unexpected artists in the pantheon: not only Michelangelo, Veronese, Fragonard, and Winslow Homer but also J. C. Leyendecker, creator of covers for the Saturday Evening Post, and John Tenniel, illustrator of Alice in Wonderland.