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Author Lesser, Wendy.

Title His other half : men looking at women through art / Wendy Lesser.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c1991.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    700 LES    Available
Description 294 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-277) and index.
Contents Divided selves -- Mothers -- Degas's nudes -- Gissing's even-handed oddness -- Henry James and the battle of the sexes -- Hitchcock's couples -- Randall Jarrell's sinister beings -- Beaton's ladies -- The disembodied body of Marilyn Monroe -- Stanwyck -- Closing the circle.
Subject Women in art.
Arts, Modern -- 19th century.
Arts, Modern -- 20th century.
Artists -- Relations with women.
Women -- Public opinion.
ISBN 0674392108 : $24.95

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