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Aristocracy and the modern imagination

Author: Charles A Riley
Publisher: Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Modernism generally signifies the efforts of late 19th century European painters, writers, musicians and philosophers who consciously broke with tradition. This is an examination of what that meant for those aristocrats who were also modernists.
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles A Riley
ISBN: 1584651512 9781584651512
OCLC Number: 47922732
Description: xii, 258 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: High and Low --
Ch. 1. Genius over Genes: The Circle of George Sand, Eugene Delacroix, Franz Liszt, and Frederic Chopin --
Ch. 2. Painters of Privilege: Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Edgar Degas, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec --
Ch. 3. A Knight at the Opera: Hugo von Hofmannsthal and Richard Strauss --
Ch. 4. Members of the Club: Algernon Charles Swinburne and Frederick, Lord Leighton --
Ch. 5. Peer Review: Bertrand Russell and Ludwig Wittgenstein --
Ch. 6. The Irish Ascendant: William Butler Yeats and Francis Bacon --
Ch. 7. King of the Cats: Balthus --
Epilogue: The Masked Ball.
Responsibility: Charles A. Riley II.

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Lively, anecdote-filled essays on artists, composers, and writers of noble birth (or pretensions), who played leading roles in the genesis of Modernism.  Read more...

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