|The Female Life Class, 1879, Alice Barber Stephens|
Your portfolio must present 6-10 good quality samples of the following:
•Figure (nude) drawing
•Figure (nude) painting
The following media and materials are accepted for your portfolio:
Drawings: pencil, paper
Paintings: oil, canvas
|Model Class at the Copenhagen Academy, 1826, Wilhelm Bendz. |
Not a skirt in sight.
|The paint and palette pioneers.|
|A socially acceptable (and costly) means for a 19th-century woman to obtain an art education.|
|Okay for men to ogle the female model but not vice versa. |
The Russian painter, Ilya Repin is in the center. The painting was worked on by several of his students.
|A large group of Farnsworth |
Art School students paint a
nude model in 1946.
|Summer class painting along the Passaic River. Where's the naked lady? Is there more to art training than painting nudes?|