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Author Rose, Margaret A.

Title Marx's lost aesthetic : Karl Marx and the visual arts / Margaret A. Rose
Edition First paperback edition
Published Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1984


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Description x, 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: List of illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Part I. Visual Art and Aesthetic Theory in Marx's Early Years: 1. Hellenes vs. Nazarenes -- 2. Feuerbach and the 'Nazarene' madonna -- 3. Marx's lost aesthetic: the early years under Friedrich Wilhelm IV -- 4. Marx's Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts and the development of a 'productivist' aesthetic -- 5. Towards an outline of artistic production, or the 'charm' of a materialist aesthetic -- Part II. The Russian Saint-Simon: The Artist as Producer in Russia from the 1830s to the 1930s and Beyond: 6. Saint-Simonists and Realists -- 7. The Constructivists of the 1920s and the concept of avant-garde -- 8. Avant-garde vs. 'Agroculture': problems of the avant-garde - from Lenin to Stalin and after -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Index
Analysis Arts Aesthetics Theories of Marx, Karl, 1818-1883
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 199-207
Subject Marx, Karl, 1818-1883 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883.
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883 -- Ästhetik
Communism and art -- History.
Communist aesthetics -- History.
Constructivism (Art) -- Russia (Federation)
LC no. 83014319
ISBN 0521256666