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Art 1440 Short Writing Assignment Nike The Laocoön sculpture is not only a dramatic piece of art, but uses modified linear features shift the focal point of the statue. Instead of using straight lines, the snake provides curvy lines the all lead towards Laocoön face with desperate expression. The boys on either side also have their right arms pointed towards Laocoön’s head,
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Unformatted text preview: providing another linear feature. The posture of Laocon provides another such feature being as every aspect of his body flows towards the expression of agony on his face. Using these various linear features shifts the focus of the work from the center of the sculpture to the expression of Laocon in a smooth yet dramatic manner....
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course ART 1440 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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