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Author: Norman Bryson

Title: Two Narratives of Rape in the Visual Arts

Subtitle: Lucretia and the Sabine Women

In: Rape: An Historical and Social Enquiry

Edited by: Sylvana Tomaselli and Roy Porter

Place: Oxford

Publisher: Blackwell

Year: 1986

Pages: 152-173 and 264-265

ISBN-10: 0631137483 – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat | ISBN-10: 0631169067 (pbk.) – Find a Library: Wikipedia, WorldCat

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 16th Century, 17th Century, 18th Century, 19th Century | European History: French History, Italian History | Representations: Art / Jacques-Antoine Beaufort, Eugène Delacroix, Nicolas Poussin, Titian


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Author: Norman Bryson, Department of Visual Arts, University of CaliforniaWikipedia


  Poussin and the Sabines (p. 154)
  The Rape of Lucretia (p. 162)
  Lucretia in art (p. 167)
  Fantasy and surveillance (p. 171)

Wikipedia: History of Europe: History of France, History of Italy | History of painting: Italian Renaissance painting, Baroque painting, Romanticism | 16th-century Italian painters: Titian | 17th-century French painters: Nicolas Poussin | 18th-century French painters: Jacques-Antoine Beaufort | 19th-century French painters: Eugène Delacroix | Mythology: Roman mythology / Lucretia, The Rape of the Sabine Women