Art has Shaped Ideals of Woman’sBeauty throughout History

Posted by Dorothy Lander

Ideals of Woman’s Beauty have changed throughout history, from Aphrodite of Knidos to Pamela Anderson to Serena Williams.  A telling reminder of the instability of representations within and across cultures.

An excerpt from:

What Art History Can Tell Us about Female Beauty Ideals


Aphrodite of Knidos

Serena Williams


~ by artpoped on October 19, 2017.

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