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Impressionists and Politics : Art and Democracy in the Nineteenth Century

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The cover has some edge wear but is generally in very good condition. There is a little highlighting inside the book in green highlighter - 3 lines on page 43 and 6 lines on pages 98-9. Otherwise the book is in very good condition - clean and tight.

Impressionists and Politics is an accessible introduction to the current debates about Impressionism. Was the artistic movement really radical and innovative? Is the term "Impressionism" itself an adequate characterization of the movement of painters and critics that took the mid-nineteenth century Paris art world by storm? By providing an historical background and context, the book places the Impressionists' roots in wider social and economic transformations and explains its militancy, both aesthetic and political.Impressionists and Politics is a concise history of the movement, from its youthful inception in the 1860s, through to its final years of recognition and then crisis.

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Author(s):
Nord, Philip
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14 x 21 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
041507715X
ISBN-13:
9780415077156
Number of pages:
136
Publisher:
Routledge (2000)
Title:
Impressionists and Politics

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The cover has some edge wear but is generally in very good condition. There is a little highlighting inside the book in green highlighter - 3 lines on page 43 and 6 lines on pages 98-9. Otherwise the book is in very good condition - clean and tight.

Impressionists and Politics is an accessible introduction to the current debates about Impressionism. Was the artistic movement really radical and innovative? Is the term "Impressionism" itself an adequate characterization of the movement of painters and critics that took the mid-nineteenth century Paris art world by storm? By providing an historical background and context, the book places the Impressionists' roots in wider social and economic transformations and explains its militancy, both aesthetic and political.Impressionists and Politics is a concise history of the movement, from its youthful inception in the 1860s, through to its final years of recognition and then crisis.

Author(s):
Nord, Philip
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
14 x 21 cm
Edition:
1st
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
041507715X
ISBN-13:
9780415077156
Number of pages:
136
Publisher:
Routledge (2000)
Title:
Impressionists and Politics

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