Expressions

The Met has pulled together an exhibition of work from their collection to explore human emotion through facial expression.  Here are a couple of works in the About Face: Human Expression on Paper  exhibition 


Medea

Medea, Charles Antoine Coypel, ca.1715, Pastel, 11 9/16 x 8 1/8 in 


Head of a Bearded Man
Head of a Bearded Man, Hans Hoffmann, 1579, Pen and orange-brown ink, 
brush and brown and black washes, heightened with white



Plate 55 from 'Los Caprichos': Until death' (Hasta la muerte.)
 Plate 55 from 'Los Caprichos': Until death' (Hasta la muerte.)
Series/Portfolio: Los Caprichos, Goya , 1799, Etching, aquatint and drypoint, 8 3/8 × 5 15/16 in.  
Masks of 1831, published in La Caricature
Masks 01 1832, published in La Caricature, Honore Daumier, March 8, 1832, Lithography, 9 15/16 x 13 3/8






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