Fat Men in Art

The fat masculine figure in painting, drawing, sculpture, and illustration.


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Sven Oliver (3)

Sven Oliver (3)

centuriespast:

Tile: Arion Playing the Lyre

Artist/maker unknown, Dutch

Geography:
Made in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe
Date:
c. 1610
Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware with polychrome decoration
Philadelphia Museum of Art

centuriespast:

Tile: Arion Playing the Lyre

Artist/maker unknown, Dutch

Geography:

Made in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe

Date:

c. 1610

Medium:

Tin-glazed earthenware with polychrome decoration

Philadelphia Museum of Art

medievalpoc:

Maître de Luçon: Terence, collection of comedies known under the name of Térence des ducs

fol. 51 sup v : The Eunuch (Eunouchus) (act 2, scene 1): Phaedria asks Parmeno to send Dorus the Eunuch and an Ethiopian maidservant to Thais.

France (1412)

Illuminated Manuscript, 337 x 240 mm.

Paris, Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal.

This is a Medieval document of a Greek play from a cycle of comedies. This part is called The Eunuch. I don’t read Latin, and if you don’t either, here’s an English translation of the whole thing.

[x] [x]

(via blancefleur)

brianjarrell:

Again, drawing other artists while they work during life drawing… one of my favorites things.

brianjarrell:

Again, drawing other artists while they work during life drawing… one of my favorites things.

Sven Oliver (4)

Sven Oliver (4)

Yellow Jambhala (Nepal) [x]

Yellow Jambhala (Nepal) [x]

Another Zhongli Quan [x]

Another Zhongli Quan [x]

Sven Oliver (2)

Sven Oliver (2)

Sven Oliver (1)

Sven Oliver (1)