Essays Tagged: "Grande Odalisque"


kground to attract the attention of bystanders. In the foreground is an appropriation of Ingres"the Grande Odalisque"from the 16th centaury. However they have added the big gorilla mask as a play on w ... y. However they have added the big gorilla mask as a play on words on the name of their group. "The Grande odalisque" portrays the objectification of women and the seductive pleasure it provides the m ...

(9 pages) 82 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Ingres' "La Grande Odalisque" and Manet's "Olympia" - a Comparison

This essay is comparing paintings of reclining female nudes thru the history of art. -Ingres' "La Grande Odalisque" and Manet's "Olympia" a ComparisonThe reclining female nude has been a recurring i ... ss of the painter; her gaze is focused outward.About thirty years later, in 1814, Ingres paints "La Grande Odalisque"(see fig. 3). She, like Goya's "Maja" was rejected at first by society, but for dif ...

(4 pages) 235 0 4.7 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Titian, manet and Ingres essay! how there different times affected there art!

He was well known for his nudes and paintings of bathers. The paintng I'll be talking about is "Le Grande Odalisque" which was painted in eighteen fourteen, it now hangs in the louvre in Paris.Ingres ... ris.Ingres trained in the studio of "David". He studied the art of the renaissance. His painting Le Grande Odalisque was commissioned by the Queen of Naples, although the painting never got delivered ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists