30Jan, 2018

Interpreting Death and Martyrdom : ‘The Third of May, 1808’ – Part 2

Rahul Majumder MVA , Art History , MSU Baroda Talking about the interpretation of martyrdom, another French artist, Jacque Louis David from the era of revivalism of classical antiquity-Neo classicism, painted his contemporary incident of death, betrayal and martyrdom, nevertheless, far subtle than Goya’s depiction of death. The painting ‘Death …