The Resource An introduction to nineteenth century art, Michelle Facos

An introduction to nineteenth century art, Michelle Facos

Label
An introduction to nineteenth century art
Title
An introduction to nineteenth century art
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Facos
Title variation
  • Artists and the challenge of modernity
  • Introduction to 19th century art
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using the tools of the "new" art history (feminism, Marxism, social context, etc.) An Introduction to Nineteenth-Century Art offers a richly textured, yet clear and logical, introduction to nineteenth-century art and culture. This textbook will provide readers with a basic historical framework of the period and the critical tools for interpreting and situating new and unfamiliar works of art
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
709.03/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6450
LC item number
.F35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
An introduction to nineteenth century art, Michelle Facos
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 11: Crisis in the Academy ; The Importance of Titles ; History Painting and Autobiography: Courbet ; The Situation of Women Artists ; Salon of 1863 and Salon des Refuses ; Salon of 1865 ; Sculpture and Politics ; Foreign Artists in Paris ; Art Academies in Austria and the German States ; Menzel and Academic Realism ; World's Fairs -- Chapter 12: Impressionism ; Truth ; Haussmannization ; New Paris ; Flâneurs and Boulevardiers ; Experimentation ; Old Paris ; Bourgeois Leisure ; Café Society ; Suburban Industry ; Suburban Leisure ; Natural and Acquired Identities ; Gare Saint Lazare ; Seaside Resorts ; Beaches, Bathing, and Hygiene ; Cézanne and Postimpressionism ; The Macchiaioli -- Chapter 13: Symbolism ; Symbolist Precursors ; Animate Nature ; Music ; Music and Genius ; Rodin: Abstract Ideas in Human Form ; Pessimistic Withdrawal ; Women: Angels or Whores? ; Imagination Out of Control ; Virgin Mothers ; Social Pessimism ; Memory and Degeneration ; Gauguin: Seeking But Never Finding ; Van Gogh: Expressing Nature ; Genius and Creativity ; Beyond the Five Senses -- Chapter 14: Individualism and Collectivism ; Artists' Colonies ; Pont Aven ; Worpswede ; Skagen ; Artist Organizations ; Society of Independent Artists ; The Nabis ; Rose + Croix ; Les XX ; National Identity ; France: Monet's Cathedrals ; Russia ; Serbia ; Poland ; Finland ; Hungary
  • Chapter 1: A Time of Transition ; Social Critique ; Moral Reform ; Monarch as Model ; Era of Change ; Age of Discovery ; Grand Tour ; Antiquity Becomes Fashionable ; Neoclassical Style ; Calm Grandeur in Dante -- Chapter 2: Classical Influences and Radical Transformations ; Neoclassicm in Britain ; Neoclassicism Becomes Popular ; The Elgin Marbles ; Homer Illustrations ; Political Instability in France ; D'Angiviller's Reform Program ; Roman Virtue ; Neoclassical Eroticism ; Neoclassical Sculpture ; Neoclassicism in Denmark and the German States -- Chapter 3: Re-presenting Contemporary History ; Legitimizing Contemporary History ; Painting of Contemporary History in France ; Political Instability ; New Hero for a New Republic ; Equestrian Portraits: Rulers on Horseback ; Neoclassicism made Ridiculous ; Legitimizing Bonaparte ; Transgressive History Painting ; Representing Republican Values ; Establishing Museums -- Chapter 4: Romanticism ; Origins and Characteristics ; Burke's Sublime ; Blake and the Imagination ; Nature Mysticism ; Goya: Ambiguity and Modernism ; Abnormal Mental States ; Sculpture ; Escape to the National Past: England ; Medievalism in France: Troubadour Style ; Medievalism in the German States ; The Nazarenes -- Chapter 5: Shifting Focus: Art and the Natural World ; New Attitudes Toward Nature ; Academic Landscape Tradition ; Nature and the Sublime ; The Picturesque ; Turner: From Convention to Innovation ; Constable: Conservative Nostalgia ; Naturalism and Tourism ; Friedrich: Patriotism and Spirituality ; Feminization of Nature ; Hudson River School ; American West -- Chapter 6: Colonialism, Imperialism, Orientalism ; Documenting Distant Lands and People ; Colonial Citizens ; Picturing Slavery ; Native Americans: Ideal or Foe? ; Orientalism Emerges ; Orient Imagined ; Delacroix's Orientalism ; Orientalist Sculpture ; International Exhibitions
  • Chapter 7: New Audiences, New Approaches ; Modernism, Urbanization, Instability ; Bourgeois Morality and the Separation of Spheres ; Biedermeier and the Emergence of Middle Class Culture ; Biedermeier Portraiture ; Biedermeier Cityscapes ; Biedermeier Peasant Painting ; Biedermeier Landscape ; Biedermeier History Painting ; Golden Age in Denmark ; Biedermeier in Russia ; Mid-Century America ; Victorian Painting ; Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood ; Municipal Art Associations -- Chapter 8: Photography as Fact and Fine Art ; "Invention" of Photography ; Documenting Current Events ; Social Reform ; Photography and Science ; Portraiture ; Landscape ; Travel ; Photography as a Fine Art ; Pictorialism and New Technologies -- Chapter 9: Realism and the Urban Poor ; Contrasting Responses to 1848 ; Urban Migration ; Social Unrest ; Alcoholism ; Female Suicide ; Middle Class Working Women ; Poor Working Women ; Prostitution ; Documenting Work ; Idealized Labor ; Oppressed Workers ; Reforming the Poor ; Chapter 10: Imagined Communities: Views of Peasant Life ; Peasant Identity ; Peasant Imagery Before 1848 ; Courbet's Burial: More than Just a Funeral ; Academically Acceptable Peasant Images ; Powerful Peasants: Heroic or Threatening? ; Pitiable Peasants ; Idealized Peasants ; Grim Realities
Control code
ocn713021664
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 435 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136840715
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25449102
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)713021664
  • pebcl0203833074

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