Le Drame (1860), by Honore Daumier

Le Drame (1860), by Honore Daumier

Martin Meisel analyzes this painting, observing that the actors onstage embody the faceless ideal, while the more individualized audience members embody the Real (8).

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1 Comment

July 18, 2012 · 5:10 am

One response to “Le Drame (1860), by Honore Daumier

  1. Ha! How very twee, to discuss what is real in art

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