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Courbet's realism / Michael Fried
Bib ID 197741
Format BookBook
Author
Fried, Michael
 
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Description Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1990 
xviii, 378 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0226262146
0226262154
Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Approaching Courbet
  • 2. The Early Self-Portraits
  • 3. Painter into Painting: An After Dinner at Ornans and The Stonebreakers
  • 4. The Structure of Beholding in A Burial at Ornans
  • 5. Real Allegories, Allegories of Realism: The Wheat Sifters, The Painter's Studio, and The Quarry , with an Excursus on The Death of the Stag
  • 6. Courbet's "Femininity": Chiefly Paintings of Women along with Certain Landscapes and Related Subjects
  • 7. Courbet's Realism
  • Notes
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-365) and index.

Subjects Courbet, Gustave, 1819-1877 -- Criticism and interpretation.  |  Realism in art -- France.  |  Paintings  |  France

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