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French popular lithographic imagery, 1815-1870

Author: Beatrice Farwell; Bibliothèque nationale (France)
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1981-
Series: Chicago visual library text-fiche, no. 40, etc.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats

This volume presents more than 300 lithographs showing women as passive, erotic objects. While numerous fantasies from this genre have been enshrined in modernist painting, the book demonstrates the  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Art
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beatrice Farwell; Bibliothèque nationale (France)
ISBN: 0226690113 9780226690117 0226690121 9780226690124 0226690148 9780226690148 0226690156 9780226690155 0226690164 9780226690162 0226690172 9780226690179 0226690180 9780226690186 0226690199 9780226690193 0226690202 9780226690209 0226690210 9780226690216 0226690229 9780226690223 0226239020 9780226239026
OCLC Number: 231787042
Notes: "Selection of lithographs, drawn from the collections of the Bibliothèque nationale, Paris"--Preface.
Vol. 1 lacks series statement.
Description: volumes (1-12) ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. 1. Lithographs and literature --
v. 2 Portraits and types --
v. 3. Genre : urban and military --
v. 4. The City --
v. 5. The Country --
v. 6. Piety and the family --
v. 7. Love and courtship --v.8 Contemporary events and caricature --
v. 9 Historicism and exoticism --
v. 10. Tourism and travel --
v. 11. Pinups and erotica --
v. 12. Lithography in art and commerce.
Series Title: Chicago visual library text-fiche, no. 40, etc.
Responsibility: Beatrice Farwell.


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