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Vieira Portuense

Vieira Portuense

In CORE 2, talking about Scapin in Moliere's work is inspiring some Harleuin designs in my art and design.

From Wikipedia: The classical appearance of the Harlequin stock character in the commedia dell'arte of the complete with batte or "slapstick", in origin a magic wand used by the devil character to change the scenery of the (Maurice Sand,

From the history of masks. Europe and the Venice,16-18th century.

La Commedia dell'Arte de Nicolas Lancret ( 1690 - 1743 )---- A beautiful painting of commedia actors. This shows how influential the theatre is because it also influenced art.

Costume Detail 1750s-1770s drawings from Nancy Bradfield's book Costume in Detail 1730-1930 Click here: https://books.google.com.au/books/about/Costume_in_detail.html?id=7dTfAAAAMAAJ&redir_esc=y

Costume Detail 1750s-1770s drawings from Nancy Bradfield's book Costume in Detail 1730-1930 Click here: https://books.google.com.au/books/about/Costume_in_detail.html?id=7dTfAAAAMAAJ&redir_esc=y

Classic Art Has Never Been So Dirty (NSFW)

Classic Art Has Never Been So Dirty (NSFW)

Les hasards heureux de l'escarpolette (The Happy Accidents of the Swing) Jean-Honoré Fragonard Wallace Collection, London

Commedia dell'arte - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Les Comédiens italiens (The Italian comedians), Antoine Watteau, National Galery of Art

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