Bodies of modernity: figure and flesh in fin-de-siècle France
In late 19th-century France, women and men were seen as the polar opposites of nature and emotion, and reason. This book documents how these notions influenced the most important Impressionist artists of the period
PublishedLondon: Thames & Hudson, c1998
Available: Newton Park
Newton Park –
One available in Art Collection 301.41/GAR
Art Collection 301.41/GAR
Statement of responsibility: Tamar Garb
ISBN: 0500280495, 9780500280492
Includes bibliographical references and index.
240p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., ports. ; 24 cm.
Interplay : arts, theory, history
Body, Human Social aspects History 19th century.; Gender; France Social life and customs 19th century.; Sex Role; Human Body; Human figure in art.