Bodyscape: Art, modernity and the ideal figure

Nicholas Mirzoeff

Research output: Book/ReportBook


This book explores body images in visual culture, from revolutionary France to contemporary New York. It engages with artists’ use of different kinds of body images in painting, sculpture, photography and film, and shows the centrality of the body in the work of artists from da Vinci to Manet.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages193
ISBN (Electronic)9781134859788
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Social Sciences


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