Ancient & Classical Art · Art History · Renaissance Art

What is Contrapposto?

Art lovers and art history students alike will probably be familiar with the term contrapposto. It’s often used when describing classical, Renaissance, and later paintings and sculptures. But what exactly is contrapposto? Understand this important art history concept through my recent article for DailyArt Magazine.

Contrapposto 101 – It’s All in the Pose“. Published on DailyArt Magazine, August 31, 2020.

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