Geometry of limbs

April 15 2012

in French classicism

Poussin, Et in Arcadia Ego (The Shepherds of Arcadia), late 1630s, Louvre

David, Leonidas at Thermopylae, 1814, Louvre

First image Wikimedia Commons, second (the Commons version is excessively photoshopped) from analepsis.wordpress.com

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