Caricaturing Mill, Empirically

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February 25, 2020

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Oliver O'Donnell, « Caricaturing Mill, Empirically », Bilderfahrzeuge, ID : 10670/1.3wrnyf


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To read an individual’s inner character from their outward appearance is to indulge a deep-seated temptation that has perennially plagued the history of art.  Often manifesting itself in drawings of typical expressions or personalities—to say nothing of its troubled connections to theories of race—the very act of visualizing an inner mind by way of outer forms quite easily gives way to another prevalent practice: caricature, the intentional distortion of a given person’s distinctive features ...

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