Gericault [1791-1824]

Gericault [1791-1824]

Streaming Video - 1998
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Théodore Géricault read about the shipwreck and subsequent scandal of the Medusa, he felt compelled to re-create it on canvas. He worked obsessively on the project, executing studies, life-size sketches, painting portraits of the principal figures, and borrowed body parts from a local hospital to paint. Learn about Géricault's life, inspirations, the steps he undertook, and its legacy.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : ARTE France, [1998]
Copyright Date: ©1998
Branch Call Number: eVideo Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (29 min., 56 sec.)) : sound, color.
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