Have you ever wondered about the lives of the models who appear in famous art? Who were they? What was their relationship with the artist? Why did the artist choose them? This course uncovers some of the well-known faces and figures in painting and sculpture to better understand the artist/model relationship in the history of art and the works in which the models appear.
- Major reasons why artists have used models in their work
- How artists have utilized their own image in their art
- The artists of, and models in, selected works of art
- Relationships between artists and their models