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Reclaiming female agency : feminist art history after postmodernism / edited by Norma Broude and Mary D. Garrard.

Contributor(s): Broude, Norma | Garrard, Mary D.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2005Description: viii, 478 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0520242513; 9780520242517; 0520242521; 9780520242524.Subject(s): Feminism and artDDC classification: 704/.042 Other classification: 20.01 | LH 60250 | LH 61050 | LH 62000 | LH 64920
Contents:
Here's looking at me : Sofonisba Anguissola and the problem of the woman artist / Mary D. Garrard -- Learning to be looked at : a portrait of (the artist as) a young woman in Agnès Merlet's Artemisia / Sheila ffolliott -- Artemisia's hand / Mary D. Garrard -- The antique heroines of Elisabetta Sirani / Babette Bohn -- Pictures fit for a queen : Peter Paul Rubens and the Marie de' Medici cycle / Geraldine A. Johnson -- The portrait of the queen : Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun's Marie-Antoinette en chemise / Mary D. Sheriff -- Depoliticizing women : female agency, the French Revolution, and the art of Boucher and David / Erica Rand -- Nudity à la grecque in 1799 / Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby -- A woman's pleasure : Ingres's Grande Odalisque / Carol Ockman -- Conduct unbecoming : Daumier and Les Bas-bleus / Janis Bergman-Carton -- The gendering of impressionism / Norma Broude -- Selling, seduction, and soliciting the eye : Manet's Bar at the Folies-Bergère / Ruth E. Iskin -- Mary Cassatt : modern woman or the cult of true womanhood? / Norma Broude -- The "strength of the weak" as portrayed by Marie Laurencin / Bridget Elliott -- New encounters with Les demoiselles d'Avignon : gender, race, and the origins of cubism / Anna C. Chave -- The new woman in Hannah Höch's photomontages : issues of androgyny, bisexuality, and oscillation / Maud Lavin -- Claude Cahun, Marcel Moore, and the collaborative construction of a lesbian subjectivity / Julie Cole -- Louise Bourgeois's Femmes-maisons : confronting Lacan / Julie Nicoletta -- Reconsidering the stain : on gender and the body in Helen Frankenthaler's painting / Lisa Saltzman -- Minimalism and biography / Anna C. Chave -- The "sexual politics" of The dinner party : a critical context / Amelia Jones -- Cultural collisions : identity and history in the work of Hung Liu / Allison Arieff -- Shirin Neshat : double vision / John B. Ravenal.
Summary: 'Reclaiming Feminine Agency' identifies female agency as a central theme of recent feminist scholarship & offers 23 essays on artists & issues from the Renaissance to the present, written in the 1990s & after.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Here's looking at me : Sofonisba Anguissola and the problem of the woman artist / Mary D. Garrard -- Learning to be looked at : a portrait of (the artist as) a young woman in Agnès Merlet's Artemisia / Sheila ffolliott -- Artemisia's hand / Mary D. Garrard -- The antique heroines of Elisabetta Sirani / Babette Bohn -- Pictures fit for a queen : Peter Paul Rubens and the Marie de' Medici cycle / Geraldine A. Johnson -- The portrait of the queen : Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun's Marie-Antoinette en chemise / Mary D. Sheriff -- Depoliticizing women : female agency, the French Revolution, and the art of Boucher and David / Erica Rand -- Nudity à la grecque in 1799 / Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby -- A woman's pleasure : Ingres's Grande Odalisque / Carol Ockman -- Conduct unbecoming : Daumier and Les Bas-bleus / Janis Bergman-Carton -- The gendering of impressionism / Norma Broude -- Selling, seduction, and soliciting the eye : Manet's Bar at the Folies-Bergère / Ruth E. Iskin -- Mary Cassatt : modern woman or the cult of true womanhood? / Norma Broude -- The "strength of the weak" as portrayed by Marie Laurencin / Bridget Elliott -- New encounters with Les demoiselles d'Avignon : gender, race, and the origins of cubism / Anna C. Chave -- The new woman in Hannah Höch's photomontages : issues of androgyny, bisexuality, and oscillation / Maud Lavin -- Claude Cahun, Marcel Moore, and the collaborative construction of a lesbian subjectivity / Julie Cole -- Louise Bourgeois's Femmes-maisons : confronting Lacan / Julie Nicoletta -- Reconsidering the stain : on gender and the body in Helen Frankenthaler's painting / Lisa Saltzman -- Minimalism and biography / Anna C. Chave -- The "sexual politics" of The dinner party : a critical context / Amelia Jones -- Cultural collisions : identity and history in the work of Hung Liu / Allison Arieff -- Shirin Neshat : double vision / John B. Ravenal.

'Reclaiming Feminine Agency' identifies female agency as a central theme of recent feminist scholarship & offers 23 essays on artists & issues from the Renaissance to the present, written in the 1990s & after.

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Norma Broude, Professor of Art History at American University, is author of Impressionism, a Feminist Reading: The Gendering of Art, Science, and Nature in the 19th Century (1991), among other books. Mary D. Garrard is Professor Emerita of Art History at American University and author of Artemisia Gentileschi around 1622: The Shaping and Reshaping of an Artistic Identity (California, 2001), among other publications. Broude and Garrard are also the editors of The Power of Feminist Art: The American Movement of the 1970s, Power and Impact (1994).

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