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The Resource Notorious muse : the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812, edited by Robyn Asleson

Notorious muse : the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812, edited by Robyn Asleson

Label
Notorious muse : the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812
Title
Notorious muse
Title remainder
the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robyn Asleson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Asleson, Robyn
Series statement
Studies in British art
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Actresses in art
  • Art, British
  • Art, British
  • Theater and society
  • Theater and society
Label
Notorious muse : the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812, edited by Robyn Asleson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Painted women" : Reynolds and the cult of the courtesan / Martin Postle -- Ambiguity and desire : metaphors of sexuality in late eighteenth-century representation of the actress / Gill Perry -- Shakespeare and the rival muses : Siddons versus Jordan / Jonathan Bate -- Costuming the part : a discourse of fashion and fiction in the image of the actress in England, 1776-1812 / Aileen Ribeiro -- The ideal shatters : Sarah Siddons, madness, and the dynamics of gesture / Frederick Burwick -- Body connoisseurship / Shearer West -- Painting, politics and the stage in the age of caricature / Heather McPherson -- Patina : Mrs. Siddons and the depth of surfaces / Joseph Roach
Control code
51569250
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 212 pages
Isbn
9780300100051
Lccn
2003104085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Notorious muse : the actress in British art and culture, 1776-1812, edited by Robyn Asleson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Painted women" : Reynolds and the cult of the courtesan / Martin Postle -- Ambiguity and desire : metaphors of sexuality in late eighteenth-century representation of the actress / Gill Perry -- Shakespeare and the rival muses : Siddons versus Jordan / Jonathan Bate -- Costuming the part : a discourse of fashion and fiction in the image of the actress in England, 1776-1812 / Aileen Ribeiro -- The ideal shatters : Sarah Siddons, madness, and the dynamics of gesture / Frederick Burwick -- Body connoisseurship / Shearer West -- Painting, politics and the stage in the age of caricature / Heather McPherson -- Patina : Mrs. Siddons and the depth of surfaces / Joseph Roach
Control code
51569250
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 212 pages
Isbn
9780300100051
Lccn
2003104085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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