by Elizabeth Guffey

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ISBN-13: 9781861894762
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 01/01/2012
Series: FOCI
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Elizabeth Guffey is associate professor of art and design history at Purchase College, State University of New York and is also vice president of the Design Studies Forum. She is the author of Drawing an Elusive Line: The Art of Pierre-Paul Prud’hon, and writes regularly on the history and criticism of nineteenth- and twentieth-century art and design.



Table of Contents

Introduction:  Remembering When We Were Modern


1.  When Art Nouveau Became New Again

2.  Moderne Times

3.  Fabricated 1950s

4.  The Lure of Yesterday's Tomorrows




Select Bibliography and Filmography


Photographic Acknowledgements

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