Power and Beauty

Power and Beauty

Images of Women in Art

Book - 1992
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From antiquity to the present day, women have been depicted in art in many guises - typifying their beauty, their power as monarchs or earth mothers, their religious fervour, their sexuality, their motherhood - and these images offer an insight into the history of women. This book presents the historian's view of the representations of women which have been created by artists in many cultures over the centuries.
Publisher: London : Tauris Parke Books, c1992
ISBN: 9781850436126
Branch Call Number: 704.9424 D821
Characteristics: 189 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Duby, Georges
Perrot, Michelle
Uniform Title: Images of women in art


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