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Edith Wharton and the Visual Arts
Edith Wharton and the Visual Arts
Author: Emily J. Orlando
Explores Edith Wharton's career-long concern with a 19th-century visual culture that limited female artistic agency and expression. Wharton repeatedly invoked the visual arts--especially painting--as a medium for revealing the ways that women's bodies have been represented (as passive, sexualized, infantilized, sickly, dead). Well versed in the ...  more »
ISBN: 167075
Publication Date: 2007
Pages: 250
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Publisher: University of Alabama
Book Type: Paperback
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