Thursday , 19 October 2017

Raising Our Forefathers From The Dead

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Portrait of a Lady by Rogier van der Weyden

Nicole Friedersdorf,a German costume designer aka DarkDirndl – specializes on the reconstruction of historic gowns and dresses – exactly as seen on paintings, sketches or for real in museums or exhibitions. In cooperation with Markus Gath, a quite talented and smart photographer, she started the Resurrection Project: reproducing gowns from paintings as they might have been looked for real

Maria Magdalena (Church of divine Mary, Leipzig)

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In cooperation with Markus Gath, a quite talented and smart photographer, Nicole started the Resurrection Project: reproducing gowns from paintings as they might have been looked for real (color, fabric, details, etc.), finding models quite alike to those in the painting and setting them in scene like on the painting.
Young Elizabeth I by unknown artist

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Ophelia by John Everett Millais

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Melancholia by Lucas Cranach

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Lodovico Capponi by Agnolo Bronzino

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