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Naked : the nude in America

Author: Bram Dijkstra
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surveys the history of the nude in American art, photography, and popular culture.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bram Dijkstra
ISBN: 9780847833665 0847833666
OCLC Number: 651074613
Description: 476 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 x 26 cm
Contents: Developing the myth of feminine dependency --
From Hercules to Superman --
The "new" woman : fading flower or scourge of nature? --
The dangerous incursion of physical reality --
Retreat to the dream --
The sexual geography of the human body --
Discovery of the pubes --
The socio-cultural dimension --
Modernism and the anti-classical body aesthetic --
The subconscious and the nude --
Invasion of the Pin-up queens --
The inexorable rise of the breast --
Art, prurience, pop, or porn? --
Naked trends and enduring traditions.
Responsibility: Bram Dijkstra.

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With more than 350 colour illustrations, this is an exhaustive presentation of the nude and the naked in American art and photography, from the 18th-century to the present.  Read more...

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"The Sexiest Nude Art You've Never Seen: A gorgeous new book, "Naked" by Bram Dijkstra, highlights the most famous, eye-popping, game-changing pieces of naked artwork in the world... Check out all of Read more...

 
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