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Landscape between ideology and the aesthetic : Marxist essays on British art and art theory, 1750-1850 / by Andrew Hemingway.

Author:
Hemingway, Andrew [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2017]
Description:
xiii, 501 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series:
  • Historical materialism book series ; 135. [More in this series]
  • Historical materialism book series, 1570-1522 ; volume 135
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 464-491) and index.
Contents:
The science of taste in the eighteenth century: philosophical criticism and the Scottish Historical School -- Academic theory versus association aesthetics: the ideological forms of a conflict of interests in the early nineteenth century -- Bourgeois critiques of the monopoly of taste -- Benthamism and the arts in the 1820s -- Cultural philanthropy and the invention of the Norwich School -- Landscape and ideology -- Meanings in Cotman's Norfolk subjects -- Sheep as a pictorial motif: pastoral and counter-pastoral -- Artisanal worldview in the landscapes of John Crome -- John Crome's 'local scenery': iconography and the ideology of the picturesque -- Constable and his audience: an argument for iconography -- The field of Waterloo exposed: Turner, Byron, and the politics of reaction -- Coda: regarding art history.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9789004269002 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
  • 9004269002 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
LCCN:
2016042764
OCLC:
965445869
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