In 18th-century France, drawing was a celebrated medium and one of the principal measures of an artist’s skill and invention. ‘From Rococo to Revolution: 18th-Century French Drawings from Los Angeles Collections’ at the Getty Center examines the culture of drawing in the period, and traces its stylistic changes, from flamboyance to staid neoclassicism.
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‘From Rococo to Revolution: 18th-Century French Drawings from Los Angeles Collections’ is at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from 1 July−21 September.
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