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Title Performing the "everyday" : the culture of genre in the eighteenth century / edited by Alden Cavanaugh.

Published Newark : University of Delaware Press, [2007]


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 UniM Bail  700.9033 PERF    DUE 03-11-19
Physical description 151 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series The University of Delaware Press studies in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century art and culture.
University of Delaware Press studies in 17th- and 18th- century art and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-143) and index.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Contents -- Acknowledgments 9 -- Preface Alden Cavanaugh 13 -- At Home: Everyday Music in Eighteenth-Century Life Jane Girdham 19 -- Fashion's of Sociability in Jean-Fran¿ois de Troy's tableaux de mode, 1725-- -- 1738: Defining a Fashionable Genre in Early Eighteenth-Century France Denise Amy -- Baxter 27 -- Miming Play: Picturing Amusement in Rococo Decorative Panels and Garden Designs -- Jennifer Milam 47 -- Everyday Africans: Eighteenth-Century Pictorial 106 Representations of Three -- Perennial Theatrical Characters Susan Iwanisziw 62 -- Dead Birds, or the Miseducation of the Greuze Girl Kevin Chua 75 -- ̀̀Their Talents Will Be Their Dowries'': Artist Jean-Jacques -- Bachelier's M,moire sur l',ducation des filles in 1789 Alden Cavanaug 92 -- ̀̀A man of nature, rescued by the wisdom and principles of the French nation'': -- Race, Ideology, and the Return of the Everyday in Girodet's Portrait of Belley -- Susan Houghton Libby 106 -- ̀̀So soon the lone survivor of you all'': Representation, Memory and Mourning in -- Amelia Opie's ̀̀On the Portraits Of Deceased Relatives and Friends, which Hang -- Around Me'' Shelley King 120 -- A Spy in the House of Austen: Literary Critics, Lay Readers, and the Reception -- of Patricia Rozema's Mansfield Park Nora Nachumi 130 -- Contributors 139 -- Bibliography 141 -- Index 145.
Other author Cavanaugh, Alden.
Subject Art genres -- Europe.
Arts, European -- 18th century -- Themes, motives.
Europe -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
Variant Title Culture of genre in the 18th century.
ISBN 9780874139709 (alk. paper)
0874139708 (alk. paper)