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Thomas Eakins and the cultures of modernity

Author: Alan C Braddock
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Situates one of Philadelphia's greatest realist painter in relation to the historical discourse of cultural difference. This work shows that modern anthropological perceptions of 'culture',  Read more...

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Named Person: Thomas Eakins; Thomas Eakins
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan C Braddock
ISBN: 9780520255203 0520255208
OCLC Number: 495307793
Description: 1 vol (x, 291 p.) : ill. ; 26 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction: This Current Confusion": Thomas Eakins before Cultures 1 Amongst Strangers": Studies in Character Abroad 2 What Kind of People Are There": Local Color, Cosmopolitanism, and the Limits of Realism 3 To Learn Their Ways That I Might Paint Some": Cowboys, Indians, and Evolutionary Aesthetics Coda: Distinctly American Art": Thomas Eakins, National Genius Notes Selected Bibliography List of Illustrations Index
Responsibility: Alan C. Braddock.
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"[Braddock's] cogent considerations of the artist's understanding of 'the cultural concept' provide a welcome corrective to anachronistic readings of the artist's work." -- Akela Reason Art Newspaper Read more...

 
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