Women, Art and Society

Women, Art and Society

by Whitney Chadwick
     
 

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The place of women in the history of Western art--as the producers of major paintings, sculptures, and craft items, and as the subjects of the work of others--remains controversial. In this extensively revised edition of her brilliant study, Chadwick re-frames and re-presents the issues relating to the conditions under which women have worked as artists from the… See more details below

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The place of women in the history of Western art--as the producers of major paintings, sculptures, and craft items, and as the subjects of the work of others--remains controversial. In this extensively revised edition of her brilliant study, Chadwick re-frames and re-presents the issues relating to the conditions under which women have worked as artists from the Middle Ages to the present. 275 illustrations, 55 in color.

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ISBN-13:
9780500202418
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
04/15/1990
Series:
World of Art Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 8.27(h) x (d)

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