The Triumph of Pierrot: The Commedia dell'Arte and the Modern Imagination / Edition 1

The Triumph of Pierrot: The Commedia dell'Arte and the Modern Imagination / Edition 1

by Martin Green, John Swan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0271009284

ISBN-13: 9780271009285

Pub. Date: 10/12/2001

Publisher: Penn State University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780271009285
Publisher:
Penn State University Press
Publication date:
10/12/2001
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Introductionxi
Chapter 1.Pierrot and Harlequin, Picasso and Stravinsky1
Chapter 2.The Spread of the Commedia, 1890-193025
Chapter 3.Diaghilev and Commedia Ballet54
Chapter 4.Masks, Mimes, and Meyerhold: Commedia in the Theater79
Chapter 5.Chaplin, Caligari, Hollywood, and Harlequin119
Chapter 6.Harlequin, Pierrot, Picasso163
Chapter 7.Clowns, Puppets, and the New Music195
Chapter 8.Literature and the Commedia233
Chapter 9.Some Contemporary Images261
Epilogue273
Bibliography285
Index295

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