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Author Corn, Wanda M.
Title Women building history : public art at the 1893 Columbian Exposition / Wanda M. Corn ; with contributions by Charlene G. Garfinkle and Annelise K. Madsen.
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011.

Author Corn, Wanda M.
Subject Woman's Building (World's Columbian Exposition, 1893, Chicago, Ill.)
Women in art.
Sex role in art.
Mural painting and decoration -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 19th century -- Themes, motives.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century -- Themes, motives.
Women artists.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Alt Name Garfinkle, Charlene G.
Madsen, Annelise K.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 265 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The fair : The mural movement in Paris -- The woman's building : The Women's Pavilion at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition ; Achievements in paint, lace, and numbers ; Women speak out ; The college girl ; The impressionists as antimuralists ; Writing "herstory" -- The murals : The new girl and the new woman ; The skirt dance ; The feminization of the banjo ; Other decorations in the woman's building -- The criticism : The fate of the mural decorations.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2011 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
ISBN 9780520947467 (electronic bk.)
0520947460 (electronic bk.)
9780520241114 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0520241118 (cloth ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 741712648
Additional Format Print version: Corn, Wanda M. Women building history. Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2011 (DLC) 2010024459 (OCoLC)642352066

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