Bathers of Cascina No. 1

Media: Charcoal and Chalk on Kraft Paper
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Tom Mallon: Bathers of Cascina No. 1 - Charcoal and Chalk on Kraft Paper
 
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  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon - Back of Center Figure
    Detail of central figure as it leans right but faces left. Central figure helps to drive diagonal line from top left to bottom right.
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Upper Arm
    Detail of center figure's upper arm and contrast play with background figures
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Shoulders
    Detail of shoulders of center figure. Close observation will disclose muscle attachments to vertebra.
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Buttocks
    Buttocks detail of center figure shows raking light and shadow of arm holding towel.
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Two Left Figures
    Upper left detail of two figures displays confusion of the moment as one prepares to fight while the other still baths.
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Fist and Hand
    Differing emotions and signals are sent as one hand clutches into a fist and the other lies flat in either despair or unawareness.
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Hands on Chest
    Detail of hands on chest on rear left figure
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon - Fist
    Close-up of fist of upper left far left figure as soldier mentally prepares for battle
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Stooping Figure
    Detail of bottom left stooping figure as he observes state of confusion
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon - Stooping Figure Detail
    Close-up of stooping figure's face and background figures abdomen
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Stooping Figure's Face
    Close-up of puzzled look on stooping figure's face
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Call to Arms Fist
    Upper far right figure detail of clenched fist as figure prepares to do battle
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Call to Arms
    Detail of figure to upper right as he postures to enter battle
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Right Figure
    Detail of arm and shoulder of upper far right figure
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Far Right Torso
    Close-up of arm and abdomen of upper right figure
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Crouched Figure
    Bottom right crouched figure holding head
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Dispair and Surprise
    Close-up of face of crouched figure to bottom right
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Ear and Thumb
    Detail of ear and thumb of crouched figure
  • Bathers of Cascina No. 1  by Tom Mallon  - Arm with Towel
    Detail of center figures arm holding towel
  • Bathers of Cascina by Tom Mallon - Hand on Towel
    Close-up of clenched hand upon towel of central figure with crouched figure in background
 
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