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The Resource Venus in exile : the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art, Wendy Steiner

Venus in exile : the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art, Wendy Steiner

Label
Venus in exile : the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art
Title
Venus in exile
Title remainder
the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art
Statement of responsibility
Wendy Steiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how the modernist avant-garde eliminated traditional symbols of beauty in its art and replaced them with the abstract form, and reflects on changing trends in the attitude toward beauty
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steiner, Wendy
Dewey number
700/.453
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX650.F45
LC item number
S75 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in art
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Arts, Modern
  • Arts, Modern
Label
Venus in exile : the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art, Wendy Steiner
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-270) 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
Psyche's pleasure -- The monster sublime -- The burden of the image -- The infamous promiscuity of things and of women -- The quotation of beauty -- The bride of Frankenstein : at home with the outsider -- A judgment of Paris -- Modeling beauty
Control code
ocm45861833
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 280 p.
Isbn
9780684857817
Lccn
2001023146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45861833
  • (OCoLC)45861833
Label
Venus in exile : the rejection of beauty in twentieth-century art, Wendy Steiner
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-270) 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
Psyche's pleasure -- The monster sublime -- The burden of the image -- The infamous promiscuity of things and of women -- The quotation of beauty -- The bride of Frankenstein : at home with the outsider -- A judgment of Paris -- Modeling beauty
Control code
ocm45861833
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 280 p.
Isbn
9780684857817
Lccn
2001023146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45861833
  • (OCoLC)45861833

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