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Thomas Eakins : art, medicine, and sexuality in nineteenth-century Philadelphia

Verfasser/in: Amy Beth Werbel
Verlag: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2007.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Biografie : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"Modern critics of Eakins have described his artistic motivations and beliefs as prurient and even pathological. Amy Werbel challenges these interpretations and suggests instead that Eakins is best understood as a socially progressive artist and teacher devoted to an exacting and profound study of the human body, to equality for women and men, and to middle-class meritocratic and Quaker philosophies." "Anchored by a  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: Biography
Name: Thomas Eakins; Thomas Eakins; Thomas Eakins; Thomas Eakins
Medientyp: Biografie, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: Amy Beth Werbel
ISBN: 9780300116557 0300116551
OCLC-Nummer: 71812838
Beschreibung: xii, 194 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Inhalt: From Benjamin Franklin to Thomas Eakins : a century of Philadelphia scientists, artists, and provocateurs --
The Agnew Clinic, the Gross Clinic, the Crucifixion, and Swimming : dissecting Eakins' paintings --
Body casts and "anatomical eyes" : Thomas Eakins, William Williams Keen, and the curriculum at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts --
Art, pornography, freak shows, medical pictures, and the guilty pleasures of photography in nineteenth-century Philadelphia --
Scandalous exposures : the trials of Thomas Eakins, William Smith Forbes, and Oscar Wilde --
Conclusion : Thomas Eakins' family values.
Verfasserangabe: Amy Werbel.
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The life and work of Thomas Eakins, America's most celebrated portrait painter, have long generated heated controversy. This book sets Eakins in the context of Philadelphia's scientific, medical, and  Weiterlesen…

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