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The Resource Looking askance : skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp, Michael Leja

Looking askance : skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp, Michael Leja

Label
Looking askance : skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp
Title
Looking askance
Title remainder
skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp
Statement of responsibility
Michael Leja
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leja, Michael
Dewey number
709/.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N7430.5
LC item number
.L44 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Optical illusions in art
  • Visual perception
  • Art and society
  • Art, American
  • Art, American
Label
Looking askance : skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp, Michael Leja
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: looking askance -- Mumler's fraudulent photographs -- Eakins's reality effects -- Impressionism and nature's deceptions -- Touching pictures by William Harnett -- Buffalo's illusions -- The self's deceptions -- Humbugs for highbrows: Duchamp's readymades in New York
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 300 p., 24 p. of plates
Isbn
9780520238077
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022760
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
ocm53253986
Label
Looking askance : skepticism and American art from Eakins to Duchamp, Michael Leja
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: looking askance -- Mumler's fraudulent photographs -- Eakins's reality effects -- Impressionism and nature's deceptions -- Touching pictures by William Harnett -- Buffalo's illusions -- The self's deceptions -- Humbugs for highbrows: Duchamp's readymades in New York
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xiii, 300 p., 24 p. of plates
Isbn
9780520238077
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003022760
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
ocm53253986

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