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Title Gluck : art and identity / edited by Amy de la Haye and Martin Pel.

Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, 2017.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.2 Gluck GLU    Available
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Description 208 pages : illustrations, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
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Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, 18 November 2017-11 March 2018.
Summary "Hannah Gluckstein (who called herself Gluck; 1895-1976) was a distinctive, original voice in the early evolution of modern art in Britain. This handsome book presents a major reassessment of Gluck'slife and work, examining, among other things, the artist's numerous personal relationships and contemporary notions of gender and social history. Gluck's paintings comprise a full range of artistic genres--still life, landscape, portraiture--as well as images of popular entertainers. Financially independent and somewhat freed from social convention, Gluck highlighted her sexual identity, cutting her hair short and dressing as a man, and the artistis known for a powerful series of self-portraits that played with conventions of masculinity and femininity."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Gluck : A Life in Art / Gill Clarke -- You/We / Diana Souhami -- Souvenirs of Gluck : A Collection of the Mundane? / Martin Pel -- The Individualist Artist : Gluck and Modern British Art / Simon Martin -- Exhibiting Gluck : Gluck and The Fine Art Society / Andrew McIntosh Patrick and Amy de la Haye -- Dressing the Part : The Artist Gluck and Masculine Dress / Elizabeth Wilson -- Absent Dress : A Dress Historical Analysis of Gluck's Adult Dressed Appearances / Amy de la Haye -- Exhibiting a Life : Gluck, Dressed Appearance and the Biographic Object / Jeffrey Horsley.
Subject Gluck, 1895-1978 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women painters -- England -- Biography.
Painters -- England -- Biography.
Added Author De La Haye, Amy, editor.
Pel, Martin, editor.
Royal Pavilion, Art Gallery, and Museums, host institution.
Added Title Art and identity
ISBN 9780300230482 (hardback)
0300230486 (hardback)

 
    
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