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Nineteenth-Century European Art

ISBN-10: 0131886436

ISBN-13: 9780131886438

Edition: 2nd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Petra ten-Doesschate Chu

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This survey explores the history of nineteenth-century European art and visual culture. Focusing primarily on painting and sculpture, it places these two art forms within the larger context of visual cultureincluding photography, graphic design, architecture, and decorative arts. In turn, all are treated within a broad historical framework to show the connections between visual cultural production and the political, social, and economic order of the time.Topics covered include The Classical Paradigm, Art and Revolutionary Propaganda In France, The Arts under Napoleon and Francisco Goya and Spanish Art at the Turn of the Eighteenth Century.For art enthusiasts, or anyone who wants to learn more about Art History.
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Book details

List price: $132.60
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 3/29/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.630
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
Rococo, Enlightenment, and the Call for a New Art in the Mid-Eighteenth Century
The Classical Paradigm
British Art during the Late Georgian Period
Art and Revolutionary Propaganda in France
The Arts under Napoleon
Francisco Goya and Spanish Art at the Turn of the Eighteenth Century
The Beginnings of Romanticism in the German-Speaking World
The Importance of Landscape-British Painting in the Early-Nineteenth Century
The Restoration Period and the Rejection of Classicism in France
The Popularization of Art and Visual Culture in France during the July Monarchy (1830-1848)
The Revolution of 1848 and the Emergence of Realism in France
Progress, Modernity, and Modernism-French Visual Culture during the Second Empire, 1852-1870
Art in the German-Speaking World from the Congress of Vienna to the German Empire, 1815-1871
Art in Victorian Britain, 1837-1901
National Pride and International Rivalry-the Great International Expositions
French Art after the Commune-Conservative and Modernist Trends
French Avant-Garde Art in the 1880s
When the Eiffel Tower Was New
France during La Belle Epoque
International Trends c. 1920 Timeline
Glossary
Bibliography
Picture
Credits
Index