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The Resource Misère : the visual representation of misery in the 19th century, Linda Nochlin

Misère : the visual representation of misery in the 19th century, Linda Nochlin

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Misère : the visual representation of misery in the 19th century
Title
Misère
Title remainder
the visual representation of misery in the 19th century
Statement of responsibility
Linda Nochlin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 'Misère', famed art historian Linda Nochlin reveals how, in the new form of civilization produced by the Industrial Revolution, in which the phenomenal growth of wealth occurred alongside an expansion of squalor, writers and artists of the nineteenth century used their craft to come to terms with what were often new and unprecedented social, material, and psychological circumstances. Nochlin charts the phenomenon of misery as it was represented in the popular and fine arts of the nineteenth century. Examining work by some of the great intellects of the era--including Dickens, Carlyle, Engels, Hugo, Buret, Disraeli, and de Tocqueville--as well as relative unknowns who were searching for ways to depict new realities, Nochlin draws from a range of sources that include paintings, prints, newspaper illustrations, photography, and a variety of texts: from the account of a day in the life of an eight-year-old mine worker girl to the foundational texts of the field such as Friedrich Engels's The condition of the working class in England
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Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10639619
Cataloging source
ERASA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nochlin, Linda
Dewey number
704.9/49362509409034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Poverty in art
  • Poverty in literature
  • Suffering in art
  • Suffering in literature
  • Industrial revolution in art
  • Art, Modern
  • Art, European
  • Art, European
  • Art, Modern
  • Industrial revolution in art
  • Poverty in art
  • Poverty in literature
  • Suffering in art
  • Suffering in literature
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the visual representation of misery in the 19th Century
Label
Misère : the visual representation of misery in the 19th century, Linda Nochlin
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Misère: the Irish paradigm -- The gender of misery -- Géricault, Goya and the representation of misery -- Representing misery: Courbet's Beggar woman -- Fernand Pelez: master of miserable old men -- Conclusion
Control code
on1019645749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780500239698
Lccn
2017945553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99976311345
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1019645749
Label
Misère : the visual representation of misery in the 19th century, Linda Nochlin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-170) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Misère: the Irish paradigm -- The gender of misery -- Géricault, Goya and the representation of misery -- Representing misery: Courbet's Beggar woman -- Fernand Pelez: master of miserable old men -- Conclusion
Control code
on1019645749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780500239698
Lccn
2017945553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99976311345
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)1019645749

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