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Delvaux and Antiquity [PDF / EPUB] Delvaux and Antiquity Antiuity as inspiration can be revealed in the works of Paul Delvaux as from the beginning of the 1930s and gets important during World War II for example with the theme of the tragic city His interes Antiuity as inspiration can be revealed in the works of Paul Delvaux as from the beginning of the s and gets important during Delvaux and Kindle - World War II for example with the theme of the tragic city His interest in antiuity is characterized by antiue sculpture and leads the artist to the elaboration of a theatralic human figure These theatralic and dramatic representations put on mythical figures like Pygmalion Venus or Penelope as well as sirens ephebes and hamadryads Delvaux also evokes a certain secret sacrality of so called places of memory as temples and antiue places like the Acropolis Olympia or Pompeii Places which Delvaux visited on the occasion of his two journeys to Italy in and as well as on his travel through Greece in Finally we should not forget a most important aspect of Delvaux's reception of antiuity that of melancholic withdrawal.


2 thoughts on “Delvaux and Antiquity

  1. says:

    Beautiful rendered edition with very good essays


  2. says:

    Delvaux was a master painter of dreams and mythology


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