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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library||DVD 704.949 EVE #5 (Text)||39206019631165||Audiovisual - DVD||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0736557857
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (28 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [c2001]
|General Note:|| Title from container.
"Every picture tells a story: artistic themes throughout the ages"--Container.
|Summary, etc.:|| Beginning with the classical and biblical subjects of Diana, Susannah, and Bathsheba, this program discusses female nudity as it relates to the act of bathing. Depicted as a chaste ritual, a sensual invitation, and a terrifying opportunity for violence, the act of bathing is deconstructed and scrutinized from an artistic point of view. Topics include the inherent dramatic tension of nudity; the thematic provocation of the gaze, as when a character in a painting looks at a bather or when a bather looks out at a viewer; the concealing and revealing of the body with wraps and towels; and the power of actions both mundane and symbolic, such as the combing of hair.
|Additional Physical Form available Note:|| Issued also as videocassette.
|System Details Note:|| DVD.
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|Subject:||Female nude in art.
Women in art.
Baths in art.
Nude in art.
Art > Themes, motives.
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