The Portrayal of Women in Neoclassical Art

    Neoclassical art was male dominated and saw the women’s forms and women’s roles depicted in different ways from their male counterparts. From prominent and powerful characters as seen in Jacques-Louis David’s L’intervention des Sabines,to less powerful roles but prominent characters as in Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’ Grande Odalisque, to even less powerful roles and lessContinue reading “The Portrayal of Women in Neoclassical Art”