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Model and Supermodel: The Artists Model in British Art and Culture Martin Vaughan

Model and Supermodel: The Artists Model in British Art and Culture

Martin Vaughan

Published May 15th 2007
ISBN : 9780719066627
Hardcover
224 pages
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Over the last twenty years there have been flurries of interest in the artists model, and recent exhibitions have stimulated new activity in this area. Model and Supermodel extends the discussion about the social and cultural significance of theMoreOver the last twenty years there have been flurries of interest in the artists model, and recent exhibitions have stimulated new activity in this area. Model and Supermodel extends the discussion about the social and cultural significance of the model in British art and culture. A fascinating collection of essays and interviews, it examines the persistent mythology of the artists model and some of the ambiguities involved in depicting the body.The book offers a series of lively takes on the phenomenon of the artists model. It will make fascinating reading for those interested in modern art and the wider aspects of British culture and society.