Fabric of Vision: Dress and Drapery in Painting

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Fabric of Vision: Dress and Drapery in Painting - Hollander, Anne

This beautifully illustrated and innovative book examines how artists have used clothing and drapery -- real and imagined, sacred and secular -- as elements in their paintings to give emphasis and emotional force to their figures. All kinds of draped cloth, from austere dress to billowing draperies, become in the hands of a gifted artist a ...

Fabric of Vision: Dress and Drapery in Painting 2002, National Gallery Company Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781857099072

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