zum Inhalt wechseln
Extremities : painting empire in post-revolutionary France Titelvorschau
SchließenTitelvorschau
Prüfung…

Extremities : painting empire in post-revolutionary France

Verfasser/in: Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby
Verlag: London : Yale University Press, ©2002.
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : Biografie : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
Datenbank:WorldCat
Zusammenfassung:
"In the decades following the French Revolution, four artists - Girodet, Gros, Gericault, and Delacroix - painted works in their Parisian studios that vividly expressed violent events in faraway, colonial lands. This book examines six of these paintings and argues that their disturbing, erotic depictions of slavery, revolt, plague, decapitation, cannibalism, massacre, and abduction chart the history of France's  Weiterlesen…
Bewertung:

(noch nicht bewertet) 0 mit Rezensionen - Verfassen Sie als Erste eine Rezension.

Themen
Ähnliche Titel

 

Exemplar ausleihen

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Suche nach Bibliotheken, die diesen Titel besitzen ...

Details

Gattung/Form: History
Art
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Name: Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson; Antoine-Jean Gros, baron; Théodore Géricault; Eugène Delacroix; Eugène Delacroix; Théodore Géricault; Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson; Antoine-Jean Gros, baron
Medientyp: Biografie
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby
ISBN: 0300088876 9780300088878
OCLC-Nummer: 49848708
Beschreibung: xi, 391 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Inhalt: Black revolution: Saint-Domingue: Girodet's Portrait of citizen Belley, ex-representative of the colonies, 1797 --
Plague: Egypt-Syria: Gros's Bonaparte visiting the plague victims of Jaffa, 1804 --
Revolt: Egypt: Girodet's Revolt of Cairo, 1810 --
Cannibalism: Senegal: Géricault's Raft of the medusa, 1819 --
Blood-mixing: Ottoman Greece: Delacroix's Massacres of Chios, 1824 --
White slavery: Ottoman Africa: Delacroix's Greece and the ruins of Missolonghi, 1826.
Verfasserangabe: Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby.

Abstract:

"In the decades following the French Revolution, four artists - Girodet, Gros, Gericault, and Delacroix - painted works in their Parisian studios that vividly expressed violent events in faraway, colonial lands. This book examines six of these paintings and argues that their disturbing, erotic depictions of slavery, revolt, plague, decapitation, cannibalism, massacre, and abduction chart the history of France's empire and colonial politics." "Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby shows that these paintings about occurrences in the West Indies, Syria, Egypt, Senegal, and Ottoman Empire Greece are preoccupied not with mastery and control but with loss, degradation, and failure, and she explains how such representations of crises in the colonies were able to answer the artists' longings as well as the needs of the government and the opposition parties at home. Empire made painters devoted to the representation of liberty and the new French nation confront liberty's antithesis: slavery. It also forced them to contend with cultural and racial difference. Young male artists responded, says Grigsby, by translating distant crises into images of challenges to the self, making history painting the site where geographic extremities and bodily extremities articulated one another."--Jacket.

Rezensionen

Nutzer-Rezensionen
Suche nach GoodReads-Rezensionen
Suche nach DOGObooks-Rezensionen…

Tags

Tragen Sie als Erste Tags ein.
Anfrage bestätigen

Sie haben diesen Titel bereits angefordert. Wenn Sie trotzdem fortfahren möchten, klicken Sie auf OK.

Verlinkung


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49848708> # Extremities : painting empire in post-revolutionary France
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "49848708" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/64128788> ; # Théodore Géricault
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/7389086> ; # Eugène Delacroix
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14987055> ; # baron Antoine-Jean Gros
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NX549> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/27073449> ; # Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/838374754#Place/france> ; # France
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1050830> ; # Painting, French
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85096795> ; # Painting, French--19th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/838374754#Event/1789_1900> ; # 1789 - 1900
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/759.4/e21/> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2002" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/22370891> ; # Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:description "Black revolution: Saint-Domingue: Girodet's Portrait of citizen Belley, ex-representative of the colonies, 1797 -- Plague: Egypt-Syria: Gros's Bonaparte visiting the plague victims of Jaffa, 1804 -- Revolt: Egypt: Girodet's Revolt of Cairo, 1810 -- Cannibalism: Senegal: Géricault's Raft of the medusa, 1819 -- Blood-mixing: Ottoman Greece: Delacroix's Massacres of Chios, 1824 -- White slavery: Ottoman Africa: Delacroix's Greece and the ruins of Missolonghi, 1826."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/838374754> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Art"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Extremities : painting empire in post-revolutionary France"@en ;
    schema:productID "49848708" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49848708#PublicationEvent/london_yale_university_press_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/838374754#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49848708#Review/-1900546223> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300088878> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49848708> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/838374754#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85096795> # Painting, French--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Painting, French--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1050830> # Painting, French
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Painting, French"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14987055> # baron Antoine-Jean Gros
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1771" ;
    schema:deathDate "1835" ;
    schema:familyName "Gros" ;
    schema:givenName "Antoine-Jean" ;
    schema:name "baron Antoine-Jean Gros" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22370891> # Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Grigsby" ;
    schema:givenName "Darcy Grimaldo" ;
    schema:name "Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27073449> # Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1767" ;
    schema:deathDate "1824" ;
    schema:familyName "Girodet-Trioson" ;
    schema:givenName "Anne-Louis" ;
    schema:name "Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64128788> # Théodore Géricault
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1791" ;
    schema:deathDate "1824" ;
    schema:familyName "Géricault" ;
    schema:givenName "Théodore" ;
    schema:name "Théodore Géricault" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7389086> # Eugène Delacroix
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1798" ;
    schema:deathDate "1863" ;
    schema:familyName "Delacroix" ;
    schema:givenName "Eugène" ;
    schema:name "Eugène Delacroix" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300088878>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0300088876" ;
    schema:isbn "9780300088878" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/49848708#Review/-1900546223>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/49848708> ; # Extremities : painting empire in post-revolutionary France
    schema:reviewBody ""In the decades following the French Revolution, four artists - Girodet, Gros, Gericault, and Delacroix - painted works in their Parisian studios that vividly expressed violent events in faraway, colonial lands. This book examines six of these paintings and argues that their disturbing, erotic depictions of slavery, revolt, plague, decapitation, cannibalism, massacre, and abduction chart the history of France's empire and colonial politics." "Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby shows that these paintings about occurrences in the West Indies, Syria, Egypt, Senegal, and Ottoman Empire Greece are preoccupied not with mastery and control but with loss, degradation, and failure, and she explains how such representations of crises in the colonies were able to answer the artists' longings as well as the needs of the government and the opposition parties at home. Empire made painters devoted to the representation of liberty and the new French nation confront liberty's antithesis: slavery. It also forced them to contend with cultural and racial difference. Young male artists responded, says Grigsby, by translating distant crises into images of challenges to the self, making history painting the site where geographic extremities and bodily extremities articulated one another."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fenster schließen

Bitte in WorldCat einloggen 

Sie haben kein Konto? Sie können sehr einfach ein kostenloses Konto anlegen,.