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Title:
The nude in American painting, 1950-1980
Author:
McCarthy, David, 1960-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
xii, 253 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- Ambition, "perversity", and tradition: Larry Rivers -- Modernism, surveillance, and the photographic: Philip Pearlstein -- Of playboys, pinups, and the "Great American Nude": Tom Wesselmann -- Eros as protest: Neil Welliver and Alfred Leslie -- Feminist revisions: Sylvia Sleigh and Joan Semmel -- Conclusion.
ISBN:
9780521593168
Format :
Book