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Author Perl, Jed.
Title New art city / Jed Perl.
Imprint New York : Knopf, 2005.
Edition First edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6535.N5 P46 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  N6535.N5 P46 2005    AVAILABLE  
Author Perl, Jed.
Subject Art, American -- New York (State) -- New York -- 20th century.
New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Description 641 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [559]-614) and index.
Contents The painter and the city -- Climate of New York -- 1. Manhattan geography -- 2. The dialectical imagination -- 3. The philosopher king -- 4. "I condemn and affirm, say no and say yes" -- Some versions of Romanticism -- 5. Heroes -- 6. A splendid modesty -- 7. Pastorals -- A grand collage -- 8. Joseph Cornell in Manhattan -- 9. Welders and others -- 10. From readymades to cutouts -- The artist and the public -- 11. Going to the modern -- 12. Making history -- Pop theater -- Teachers -- The empirical imagination -- 15. Beginning again -- 16. Maine, Marfa, and Manhattan.
ISBN 1400041317 (hbk.)
9781400041312 (hbk.)
OCLC # 55887481
Table of Contents
1Manhattan geography33
2The dialectical imagination63
3The philosopher king87
4"I condemn and affirm, say no and say yes"125
5Heroes159
6A splendid modesty207
7Pastorals245
8Joseph Cornell in Manhattan281
9Welders and others309
10From readymades to cutouts345
11Going to the modern375
12Making history407
13Pop theater433
14Teachers463
15Beginning again493
16Maine, Marfa, and Manhattan529


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