Monthly Archives: January 2017

Art and History Part II: Sculpting The Insane

In addition to drawing illustrations of various scenes, I also was inspired to make figurines of some of the mental patients! This one is a madwoman being restrained by an attendant. I gave her an angry expression to show she … Continue reading

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Art and History: The Golden Age of Psychology

Often artwork from the period being studied makes the topic all the more fascinating. For the turn of the century, I love those lithographic line drawings they used to make. It’s a huge shame they don’t still make them anymore … Continue reading

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