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Modern art, 1851-1929 : capitalism and representation

Author: Richard R Brettell
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999. ©1999
Series: Oxford history of art.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Richard Brettell's innovative account explores the aims and achievements - the beautiful and the bizarre - of artists such as Monet, Gauguin, Picasso, and Dali, in relation to urban capitalism and expansion, colonialism, nationalism and internationalism, and the museum. Tracing common themes of representation, imagination, perception, and sexuality across works in a wide range of different media, he presents a  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard R Brettell
ISBN: 0192842730 9780192842732 019284220X 9780192842206
OCLC Number: 40753950
Description: ix, 258 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The Great Exhibition of 1851, London --
Paris: the capital of modern art --
New technology --
The beginnings of modern art --
Realism to Surrealism --
Realism --
Impressionism --
Symbolism --
Post-Impressionism --
Neo-Impressionism --
Synthetism --
The Nabis --
The Fauves --
Expressionism --
Cubism --
Futurism --
Orphism --
Vorticism --
Suprematism/Constructivism --
Neo-Plasticism --
Dada --
Purism --
Surrealism --
The '-ism' problem --
The Conditions for Modern Art --
Urban Capitalism --
Paris and the birth of the modern city --
Capitalist society --
The commodification of art --
The modern condition --
Modernity, Representation, and the Accessible Image --
The art museum --
Temporary exhibitions --
Lithography --
Photography --
The Artist's Response --
Representation, Vision, and 'Reality': The Art of Seeing --
The human eye --
Transparency and unmediated modernism --
Surface fetishism and unmediated modernism --
Photography and unmediated modernism --
Beyond the oil sketch --
Cubism --
Image/Modernism and the Graphic Traffic --
The Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood --
Puvis de Chavannes and Gustave Moreau: image/modernism outside the avant-garde --
Image/modernism outside France --
Exhibitions of the avant-garde --
Fragmentation, dislocation, and recombination --
Iconology --
Sexuality and the Body --
Manet's bodies --
Modern art and pornography --
The nude and the modernist cycle of life --
The bathing nude --
The allegorical or non-sexual nude --
Colonialism and the nude: the troubled case of Gauguin.
Series Title: Oxford history of art.
Responsibility: Richard R. Brettell.
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The period 1851 to 1929 witnessed the rise of the major European avant-garde groups. This volume explores the aims and achievements of artists such as Monet, Gauguin, Picasso and Dali, in relation to  Read more...

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