Search Results

Moved by love : inspired artists and deviant women in eighteenth-century France

Author
Sheriff, Mary D.
Title
Moved by love : inspired artists and deviant women in eighteenth-century France / Mary Sheriff.
Format
Book
Published
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Description
xiii, 303 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
URL
<Publisher description> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/uchi051/2003001362.html
<Contributor biographical information> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/bios/uchi051/2003001362.html
<Table of contents> http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/uchi051/2003001362.html
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-295) and index.
Contents
  • Enthusiasm : reason's masterpiece
  • The artist and the woman
  • Deviant spectators : ignorant girls and women who know too much
  • Pygmalion's enthusiasm and the fires of nymphomania, or the psychology of art and desire
  • The model Pygmalion and the artist Galatea
  • Inspired by Heloise.
Subject headings
Héloïse, approximately 1095-1163 or 1164
Kinsey subjects
Women in art--France.
Sex in art--France.
Art history--France.
ISBN
0226752879 (alk. paper)
9780226752877 (alk. paper)
0226752887 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780226752884 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
704.14 S54 m6 2004
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute