CEZANNE, P: Cézanne’s Bathers: Biography and the Erotics of Paint (Refiguring Modernism)

D’Souza, Aruna. Cézanne’s Bathers: Biography and the Erotics of Paint (Refiguring Modernism). Pennsylvania State University Press, 2008. ISBN: 0271032146. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#30966) $50.00

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Discusses an epochal shift in the representation of sexuality in modern art with the images of nudes made by Cézanne. In order to discover a new way of looking at these strange works, he engages with arguments about these paintings in the writings of Meyer Schapiro, Tamar Garb, and T. J. Clark.

176p. Measures 10.5×9.5 inches. 42 color and 47 black-and-white illustrations.

HARREN, N: Fluxus Forms: Scores, Multiples, and the Eternal Network

Harren, Natilee. Fluxus Forms: Scores, Multiples, and the Eternal Network. University of Chicago Press, 2020. Unmarked. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30922)

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Captures the magnetic energy of Fluxus activities and collaborations that emerged at the intersections of art, music, performance, and literature. Artists include George Brecht, Robert Filliou, Dick Higgins, Alison Knowles, George Maciunas, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, Benjamin Patterson, Takako Saito, Mieko Shiomi, Ben Vautier, and Robert Watts.

Illustrated, including a section of color plates. Notes. Index. 278p.

STURGIS, A: Rebels and Martyrs: The Image of the Artist in the Nineteenth Century

Sturgis, Alexander. Rebels and Martyrs: The Image of the Artist in the Nineteenth Century. National Gallery Publications, 2006. ISBN: 1857093461. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#30756)

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Covering the period from the French Revolution to World War I, from Romanticism to the avant-garde. Themes include Bohemia; Dandy and Flaneur; Priest, Seer, Martyr, Christ; and Creativity and Sexuality.

Contributors include Alexander Sturgis, Rupert Christiansen, Lois Oliver, and Michael Wilson.

Exhibition catalog. Beautifully illustrated. 192p. Chronology. Bibliography. Index. Large French flaps.