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Author O'Brien, David, 1962- author.

Title Exiled in modernity : Delacroix, civilization, and barbarism / David O'Brien
Published University Park, Pennsylvania : The Pennsylvania State University Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 226 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Delacroix's civilization -- Civilization and mural painting -- The primitive and the civilized in North Africa -- Delacroix's wild kingdom
Summary "Focuses on Eugène Delacroix's fascination with the idea of civilization and the ways this idea informed the artist's writing, murals, and paintings of North Africa and animals"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 14, 2018)
Subject Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863 -- Knowledge -- Civilization.
Delacroix, Eugène, 1798-1863.
Animals in art.
Civilization in art.
ART / Performance
ART / Reference
Animals in art.
Civilization in art.
Africa, North -- In art
North Africa.
Genre/Form Art.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780271082691