Theodore Gericault, Painting Black Bodies.Confrontations and Contradictions Book uri icon



  • A study on the Enslaved and free Blacks in France and Saint Domingue (Haiti) as seen in the opening decades of the nineteenth century in the paintings and drawings by Theodore Gericault, a foremost exponent of the Roantic movement in France. The book consists of nine chapters, studying various aspects of Gericault's response to Blacks. It has 16 colored plates and almost 50 blackened white illustrations.

publication date

  • August 1, 2020

Date in CU Experts

  • January 31, 2021 8:55 AM

Full Author List

  • Alhadeff A

Full Editor List

  • Vitti I

author count

  • 1

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International Standard Book Number (ISBN) 13

  • 9 780367-313333

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1

end page

  • 220