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Ingres : painting re-imagined

Author: Susan L Siegfried
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this handsomely illustrated and elegantly written book, Susan L. Siegfried argues that the strangeness associated with Ingres's paintings needs to be located in the complex and richly invested nature of the work itself, as well as in the artist's very powerful--if often perverse--sense of artistic project. She shows that his major re-thinking of pictorial narrative--in his classical literary, historical, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Siegfried, Susan L.
Ingres.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)741859963
Named Person: Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres; Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres; Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres; Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres; Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres; Jean A Ingres; Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan L Siegfried
ISBN: 9780300148831 0300148836
OCLC Number: 317471772
Description: ix, 518 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Ingres's reading-the undoing and reconstitution of narrative --
The "imaginary" of the female nudes and portraits --
Vicissitudes of artistic ambition --
Classicism reconstructed --
Materials of the historical imaginary --
The materiality of the sacred --
A fractured climax.
Responsibility: Susan L. Siegfried.

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Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867) produced a body of work that strongly appealed to his contemporaries while disconcerting them. This book offers an account on various aspects of Ingres'  Read more...

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