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Impressionism, fashion, & modernity

Author: Gloria Lynn Groom; Art Institute of Chicago.
Publisher: Chicago : Art Institute of Chicago ; New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art ; Paris : Musâee d'Orsay ; New Haven, Conn. ; London : Distributed by Yale University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume is the first to explore fashion as a critical aspect of modernity, one that paralleled and many times converged with the development of Impressionism, starting in the 1860s and continuing through the next two decades, when fashion attracted the foremost writers and artists of the day. Although fashionable subjects have been depicted throughout history, for many artists and writers, including Charles  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gloria Lynn Groom; Art Institute of Chicago.
ISBN: 9780300184518 0300184514 9780865592537 0865592535
OCLC Number: 794814340
Notes: "Impressionism, fashion, and modernity was published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title organized by the Art Institute of Chicago [June 26-September 22, 2013], the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York [February 26-May 27, 2013], and the Musâee d'Orsay, Paris [September 25, 2012-January 20, 2013]."--Title page verso.
Description: 335 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Contents: The rise and role of fashion in French nineteenth-century painting / Gary Tinterow --
Édouard Manet : Young lady in 1866 / Gary Tinterow --
The social network of fashion / Gloria Groom --
Claude Monet : Camille / Gloria Groom --
Writing fashion from Balzac to Mallarmé / Heidi Brevik-Zender --
Who creates fashion? / Françoise Tétart-Vittu --
Édouard Manet : The Parisienne / Françoise Tétart-Vittu --
Fashion en plein air / Birgit Haase --
Claude Monet : Women in the garden / Birgit Haase --
Fashion and intimate portraits / Justine De Young --
Édouard Manet : Nana / Valerie Steele --
An ideal of virile urbanity / Philippe Thiébaut --
James Tissot : The circle of the Rue Royale / Guy Cogeval and Stéphane Guécan --
Looking through, across, and up : the architectural aesthetics of the Paris street / David Van Zanten --
Spaces of modernity / Gloria Groom --
Gustave Caillebotte : Paris street, rainy day / Aileen Ribeiro --
Photography, fashion, and the cult of appearances / Elizabeth Anne McCauley --
Shops versus department stores / Françoise Tétart-Vittu --
Edgar Degas : The millinery shop / Gloria Groom --
Fashion and the press / Justine De Young --
Pierre-Auguste Renoir : Madame Georges Charpentier and her children / Sylvie Patry --
Changing silhouettes / Helen Burnham --
Key dates in fashion and commerce, 1851-89 / Françoise Tétart-Vittu and Gloria Groom.
Other Titles: Impressionism, fashion, and modernity
Responsibility: edited by Gloria Groom ; with contributions by Heidi Brevik-Zender [and others].

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Intends to explore fashion as a critical aspect of modernity, one that paralleled and many times converged with the development of Impressionism, starting in the 1860s and continuing through the next  Read more...

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"[A] thrilling, erudite show . . . [an] excellent catalog.#160;"The ""New York Times" --Roberta Smith "The New York Times " [A] thrilling, erudite show . . . [an] excellent catalog. Roberta Smith, Read more...

 
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