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DEAL OF THE DAY

Boldini e la Moda.

Ferrara, Palazzo dei Diamanti, February 16 - June 2, 2019.
Edited by Barbara Guidi and Guidi B.
Translation by Archer M.
Contributions by Virginia Hill.
Ferrara, 2019; bound, pp. 296, b/w and col. ill., cm 24x28.

cover price: € n.d.

Boldini e la Moda.

Total price: € 96.00 € 201.00 add to cart carrello

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Le nuove boutique. Moda e design

Translation by Barcatta L.
Viareggio, 2005; bound, pp. 189, col. ill., col. plates, cm 24,5x29.

FREE (cover price: € 43.00)

Le nuove boutique. Moda e design

Donna. Immagini del femminile da Boldini a oggi

Pescara, Museo d'Arte Moderna Vittoria Colonna, October 20, 2005 - January 23, 2006.
Milano, 2005; paperback, pp. 120, ill., cm 23x27.
(Biblioteca d'Arte).

FREE (cover price: € 28.00)

Donna. Immagini del femminile da Boldini a oggi

Alta Moda, Grande Teatro

Torino, Venaria Reale, March 29 - September 14, 2014.
Edited by Capella M.
Torino, 2014; bound, pp. 184, b/w and col. ill., tavv., cm 17,5x25.

FREE (cover price: € 22.00)

Alta Moda, Grande Teatro

Miss Bell. Un dipinto di Giovanni Boldini nel Museo delle raccolte Frugone di Genova

Edited by Giubilei M. F. and Maione S.
Illustrations by Scuderi L.
Firenze, 2007; paperback, pp. 40, ill., cm 15x21.
(Sogno Intorno all'Opera. 8).

FREE (cover price: € 12.00)

Miss Bell. Un dipinto di Giovanni Boldini nel Museo delle raccolte Frugone di Genova

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French Primitivism and the Ends of Empire, 1945-1975

The University of Chicago Press

Chicago, 2011; hardback, pp. 284, b/w and col. ill., cm 16x24.

ISBN: 0-226-75269-0 - EAN13: 9780226752693

Subject: Essays (Art or Architecture)

Period: 1800-1960 (XIX-XX) Modern Period,1960- Contemporary Period

Languages:  italian text  

Weight: 0.68 kg


For over a century, the idea of primitivism has motivated artistic modernism. Focusing on the three decades after World War II, known in France as "les trentes glorieuses" despite the loss of most of the country's colonial empire, this probing and expansive book argues that primitivism played a key role in a French society marked by both economic growth and political turmoil.
In a series of chapters that consider significant aspects of French culture-including the creation of new museums of French folklore and of African and Oceanic arts and the development of tourism against the backdrop of nuclear testing in French Polynesia-Daniel J. Sherman shows how primitivism, a collective fantasy born of the colonial encounter, proved adaptable to a postcolonial, inward-looking age of mass consumption. Following the likes of Claude Lévi-Strauss, Andrée Putman, and Jean Dubuffet through decorating magazines, museum galleries, and Tahiti's pristine lagoons, this interdisciplinary study provides a new perspective on primitivism as a cultural phenomenon and offers fresh insights into the eccentric edges of contemporary French history.

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