Unformatted text preview: o Rue Transnonain, Daumier – government’s assault on the neighborhood during the worker’s uprising Costume & bedroom tells about the modest family – average everyday people Not a satire or caricature but real history No soldiers depicted – aftermath Dated the 15 th dated after 13 th , so cannot be understood as depiction of the massacre, cannot be officially suppressed o In Front of Paintings by Meissonier – extremely small but details beloved works o L’Histoire Ancienne Odysseus and Penelope, Abduction of Helen Classic narratives of ancient history, but not “straight-up” Questions on gender, domesticity, beauty strategically sharpening his knife Had Ingre in mind, who was trained to paint beautiful bodies Value of art and values? Refusal to participate in a Neo-Classical tradition...
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- Spring '09
- Lithographic stone, Average everyday people, details beloved works, poor Parisians, L’Histoire Ancienne, Identifiable landscape