The repeating image : multiples in French painting from David to Matisse

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The repeating image : multiples in French painting from David to Matisse

edited by Eik Kahng ; with contributions by Stephen Bann ... [et al.]

Walters Art Museum, 2007

  • : cloth
  • : pbk

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Déjà vu? revealing repetition in French masterpieces

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T.p. verso: Catalog of an exhibition entitled 《Déjà vu? revealing repetition in French masterpieces》, at the Walters Art Museum, and at the Phoenix Museum of Art

Exhibition data: Oct. 7, 2007-Jan. 1, 2008, the Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, Jan. 20-May 4, 2008, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona

"Checklist of the exhibition": p. 194-196

Includes index

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内容説明

Today serial imagery dominates all forms of visual media, from advertising to conceptual sculpture. In this innovative project, the authors show that the phenomenon of repetition appears as a radical element in early modern painting, long before its embrace by 20th-century high modernism. In works by Ingres, Delaroche, Gerome, Corot, Millet, Monet, Cezanne, Degas, and Matisse, the reader can compare closely related versions of some of the most familiar imagery of the 19th and early 20th centuries. By making multiples of closely related subject matter in their paintings, the authors argue, these painters challenged an aesthetic based on the notion of an inimitable, unique masterpiece. Through beautiful illustrations and essays by leading scholars, this book ultimately shows how the 19th-century invention of photography and film-with their intrinsic attributes of repetition-did not diminish the traditional medium of painting but rather propelled it in new directions.

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