Neo classical

A Dance to the Music of Time by Nicolas Poussin

78 pages, paperback, 276 x 238 mm
PRICE: £9.99
ISBN: 978 0 900785 46 7


A Dance to the Music of Time was painted by Nicolas Poussin (1594–1665) in c. 1634–36 for Giulio Rospigliosi, later Pope Clement IX. One of Poussin's most famous masterpieces, the picture's complex iconography was probably dictated by its patron. This analysis of the picture contains information on the meaning of the painting, the evolution of its composition, its visual sources and its critical content. Read more

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