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Author O'Connor, Mary.

Title Seduced by Modernity : the Photography of Margaret Watkins
Published Montréal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (350 pages)
Contents Intro; Contents; Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 "Domesticated to Death": Watkins in Hamilton; 2 "Like a Butterfly Hitched to a Plow": Becoming an Artist, 1909-1915; 3 Circulating Bodies and Selves: Watkins's Studies, Portraits, and Nudes; 4 Making Home in the Metropolis: Domestic Still-Life Photography; 5 "Strange Offerings": Gender, Modernist Form, and the Selling of Modernity; 6 Modernity and Magic: Watkins in Europe, 1928-1931; 7 "A Study in Brass Tacks": Photographing in the USSR, 1933; 8 The Imagined City: Glasgow in the Thirties and Forties; 9 Later Life and Legacy
NotesBibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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Author Tweedie, Katherine.
ISBN 0773575669