Three Paintings by Jacques-Louis David

Three Paintings by Jacques-Louis David

(classical music) Voiceover: In the 18th century, artists often turned to ancient myths, to explore universal themes. Jacques-Louis David made mythological paintings, throughout his long career. Focusing on stories with couples to explore the psychology of love. Paris and Helen. Sappho and Phaon. Telemachus and Eucharis. Cupid and Psyche. Mars and Venus. David emphasized the […]

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