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Ways Around Modernism: Volume Two

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This book is as new. Its cover and pages are clean and unmarked, without foxing. The pages are brightly printed, and include several black and white images of works of art.

Stephen Bann examines the arguments for the centrality of French modernist painting.He begins by focusing particularly on the notion of the modernist break, as it has been interpreted with regard to painters like Manet and Ingres. He argues that 'curiosity', with its origins in the seventeenth-century world-view, can be a valid concept for understanding some aspects of contemporary art that contest the modern, suggesting ways of sidetracking the modern by adopting a lengthier historical view.

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Author(s):
Stephen Bann
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415974224
ISBN-13:
9780415974226
Number of pages:
227
Publisher:
Routledge (2007)
Title:
Ways Around Modernism: Volume Two

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This book is as new. Its cover and pages are clean and unmarked, without foxing. The pages are brightly printed, and include several black and white images of works of art.

Stephen Bann examines the arguments for the centrality of French modernist painting.He begins by focusing particularly on the notion of the modernist break, as it has been interpreted with regard to painters like Manet and Ingres. He argues that 'curiosity', with its origins in the seventeenth-century world-view, can be a valid concept for understanding some aspects of contemporary art that contest the modern, suggesting ways of sidetracking the modern by adopting a lengthier historical view.

Author(s):
Stephen Bann
Condition:
As new
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415974224
ISBN-13:
9780415974226
Number of pages:
227
Publisher:
Routledge (2007)
Title:
Ways Around Modernism: Volume Two

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