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Author Soussloff, Catherine M.

Title The subject in art : portraiture and the birth of the modern / Catherine M. Soussloff.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.942 SOU    Available
Description xiii, 175 p., 16 p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-162) and index.
Contents Introduction: the subject in art -- A genealogy of the subject in the portrait -- The birth of the social history of art -- The subject at risk: Jewish assimilation and Viennese portraiture -- Art photography, portraiture, and modern subjectivity -- Regarding the subject in art history: an epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Subject Portraits, Austrian -- Austria -- Vienna -- 20th century.
Subjectivity in art.
Self (Philosophy) in art.
Art -- Historiography -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0822336588 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822336707 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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