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Seurat and the avant-garde

Author: Paul Smith
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenging the assumption that Seurat's work was scientific or that it expressed a serious commitment to anarchism, this text traces the painter's involvement with the various factions of the avant-garde and shows that he was perhaps the earliest exponent of Idealism in modern art.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Georges Seurat; Georges Seurat; Georges Seurat; Georges Seurat; Georges Seurat; Georges Seurat
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Smith
ISBN: 0300070020 9780300070026
OCLC Number: 35285376
Description: x, 211 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: I. The Essential Parisian. 1. The Idea in the Line. 2. Colour, Science and Harmony. 3. The Moral Subject --
II. The Avant-Garde. 1. Seurat the 'Impressionist'. 2. Symbolism in 1886. 3. The Political Ideal --
III. 'Wagnerian Painting'. 1. The Visionary Artist. 2. Music and the 'Better Life'. 3. Painting as Music.
Responsibility: Paul Smith.

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