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Author Clark, T. J. (Timothy J.)

Title Image of the people : Gustave Courbet and the 1848 revolution / T.J. Clark
Published London : Thames and Hudson, 1973


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 MELB  759.4 Courbe Cla/Iot  AVAILABLE
 W'BOOL  759.4 Cou.c  AVAILABLE
Description 208 pages : illustrations(some color) ; 25 cm
Contents Includes index
Summary This work discusses the art of Gustave Courbet in the years directly after the 1848 revolution, showing how complex Courbet's intuition of the social and political issues of the time really was, and how appropriate were the pictures he painted for the Salon of 1851
Analysis Courbet, Gustave 1819-1877
France History February Revolution, 1848
French paintings Courbet, Gustave, 1848-1852
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 193-202
Notes Includes appendices in French
Subject Courbet, Gustave, 1819-1877.
Art and society -- France -- History.
Art and society.
Social problems in art.
France -- History -- Second Republic, 1848-1852 -- Art.
France -- History -- February Revolution, 1848.
LC no. 74157217
ISBN 0500490139