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Eighteenth-century women and the arts

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arts, Modern -- 18th century.,
  • Women artists -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
  • Feminism and the arts.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Frederick M. Keener and Susan E. Lorsch.
    SeriesContributions in women"s studies,, no. 98, [Hofstra University"s cultural and intercultural studies]
    ContributionsKeener, Frederick M., 1937-, Lorsch, Susan E., 1950-, Conference on Eighteenth-Century Women and the Arts (1985 : Hofstra University)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX452 .E56 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2034257M
    ISBN 100313263647
    LC Control Number88010247

    The eighteenth century was an age when not only the aristocracy, but also a burgeoning middle class, had the opportunity to pursue their interest in the arts. But these opportunities were generally open only to men; any woman who wished to succeed as an artist still had to overcome numerous obstacles. In a society in which women were expected to marry, become mothers, and conform to rigid. Who were the women poets of the eighteenth century? More than a hundred are represented in this anthology, yet only few have hitherto featured in conventional surveys and anthologies of eighteenth-century verse. Unlike the women who wrote fiction, the vast majority of those who wrote versehave been ignored and forgotten since their own day. Yet they speak with vigour and immediacy, in a range 5/5(1).

    An Elegant Art: Fashion & Fantasy in the Eighteenth Century from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection of Costumes and Textiles. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Get this from a library! Women, art and the politics of identity in eighteenth-century Europe. [Melissa Lee Hyde; Jennifer Dawn Milam;] -- "This collection of new essays by specialist authors addresses women's activities as patrons and as 'patronized' artists over the course of the century. It provides a much needed examination, with.

    "From Rome to Saint Petersburg, Portugal to Brazil, the Baroque was the first art movement to span not only countries but distant continents. This illustrated book takes us on a pilgrimage through its endless variations over some two hundred years, beginning in the early seventeenth century. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm. Contents: Contents: Introduction: art, cultural politics and the woman question, Melissa Hyde and Jennifer Milam; 'An ornament of Italy and the premier female painter of Europe': Rosalba Carriera and the Roman academy, Christopher M.S. Johns; Lovisa Ulrike of Sweden, .


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