The tragic muse : art and emotion, 1700-1900 (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
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The tragic muse : art and emotion, 1700-1900

Author: Anne Leonard; Joyce Suechun Cheng; Smart Museum of Art (Chicago); et al
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, cop. 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Art is often appreciated for its ability to delight our eyes and refresh our minds. But it can also serve as a powerful vehicle for exploring darker emotions, such as fear, sadness, and grief. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Tentoonstellingen (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Leonard; Joyce Suechun Cheng; Smart Museum of Art (Chicago); et al
ISBN: 9780935573497 0935573496
OCLC Number: 743007617
Description: 118 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Contents: On feeling and being moved / Anne Leonard --
Interlude. Some ideas of the tragic / Glenn W. Most --
Tragedy, sacrifice, and the averted gaze in The sacrifice of Polyxena / Sarah Nooter --
Entry. Boydell, Shakespeare gallery / Anne Leonard --
The Tragédienne as the tragic muse / Erin Nerstad --
The seriousness of everyday life / Thomas Pavel --
Silence, stasis, materiality: expressing the tragic in fin-de-siècle art / Joyce Suechun Cheung --
Entry. Burne-Jones, Briar Rose / Erin Nerstad.
Responsibility: [ed. by] Anne Leonard ; with Joyce Suechun Cheng ... [et al.].

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