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The Resource Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century, edited by Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby

Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century, edited by Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby

Label
Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century
Title
Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With analyses of works ranging from Géricault's Raft of the Medusa, to portraits of the American actor Ira Eldridge and to images of blackface minstrelsy, this volume provides much needed new interpretations of 19th-century representations of Blacks
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Childs, Adrienne L.,
  • Libby, Susan Houghton,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black people in art
  • Art, European
  • Art, European
  • Black people in art
  • Svarta i konsten
  • Europa
Label
Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century, edited by Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : figuring blackness in Europe / Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby -- The color of Frenchness : racial identity and visuality in French anti-slavery imagery, 1788-94 / Susan H. Libby -- Us and them : Camper's Odious ligne faciale and Géricault's Beseeching black / Albert Alhadeff -- 'A mulatto sculptor from New Orleans' : Eugène Warburg in Europe, 1853-59 / Paul H.D. Kaplan -- Ira Aldridge as Othello in James Northcote's Manchester portrait / Ernestine Jenkins -- Exceeding blackness : African women in the art of Jean-Léon Gérôme / Adrienne L. Childs -- Visualizing racial antics in late nineteenth-century France / James Smalls -- Staging ethnicity : Edvard Munch's images of Sultan Abdul Karim / Allison W. Chang -- Race and beauty in black and white : Robert Demachy and the aestheticization of blackness in pictorialist photography / Wendy A. Grossman
Control code
881146263
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 240 pages
Isbn
9781409422006
Lccn
2014020404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881146263
Label
Blacks and blackness in European art of the long nineteenth century, edited by Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction : figuring blackness in Europe / Adrienne L. Childs and Susan H. Libby -- The color of Frenchness : racial identity and visuality in French anti-slavery imagery, 1788-94 / Susan H. Libby -- Us and them : Camper's Odious ligne faciale and Géricault's Beseeching black / Albert Alhadeff -- 'A mulatto sculptor from New Orleans' : Eugène Warburg in Europe, 1853-59 / Paul H.D. Kaplan -- Ira Aldridge as Othello in James Northcote's Manchester portrait / Ernestine Jenkins -- Exceeding blackness : African women in the art of Jean-Léon Gérôme / Adrienne L. Childs -- Visualizing racial antics in late nineteenth-century France / James Smalls -- Staging ethnicity : Edvard Munch's images of Sultan Abdul Karim / Allison W. Chang -- Race and beauty in black and white : Robert Demachy and the aestheticization of blackness in pictorialist photography / Wendy A. Grossman
Control code
881146263
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 240 pages
Isbn
9781409422006
Lccn
2014020404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)881146263

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