Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much. We just sprawled about exhaustedly, with home-made cigarettes sticking out of our scrubby faces.
Yale University Press, Contains "Select Bibliography" pp. The catalogue also discusses many other prints from Hogarth's picture series. Foreword by James Cuno; Introduction, pp.
This page catalogue throws new light upon Hogarth's Sigismundaconsidering the painting in the context of contemporary debates about female sexual desire, luxury consumption, and the modernity of English art. Princeton University Press; London: Tate Gallery Publishing Ltd The author in desiring not to write a chronological life-story of Hogarth has chosen a series of thematic essays "each devoted to an aspect of the social and cultural history of the period".
The book reveals Hogarth as an English nationalist and as a figure who reinvented the very idea of what it is to be an artist. It also sees him as a humourist who brilliantly invented a means of reproducing wit for wider public consumption.
The study shows that Hogarth's works were aimed at fostering self-improvement, whereby vice can ruin the aristocrat as swiftly as the harlot, but does so with great humour. We meet an artist emblematic of his time but also ultimately innovative and long-sighted. The Freedom of the Times pp. The Ideals and Realities of Self-Improvement pp.
Liberty and Libertinism pp. Hogarth's Sympathy for, and Affinity with, the 'Nobodies' of Society pp. Phaidon Press Limited, This well illustrated survey of the artist's life and work shows that Hogarth's art celebrates the benefits of commerce, politeness and patriotism, while simultaneously focusing on the corruption, hypocricy and prejudice they brought in their wake.
It provides an account of the full range of his work - from aristocratic portraits, to satiric prints commenting on the darker side of contemporary society. His work is situated within the context of the times, from the contrasing lifestyles of the rich and poor, to crime, fashion, scandal, politics and economics.
Carving out a Career pp. Sex, Disease and Pity: A Harlot's Progress pp. Satire and the City: The Painter of Modern London pp. A Tale of Two Cities pp. The Analysis of Beauty pp.
Art, Politics and Propaganda pp. The Final Years pp. Aesthetics of DifferencePrinceton: Princeton University Press, Trendy collection of fifteen essays by international art historians and cultural theorists who investigate an overlooked dimension of Hogarth's art and aesthetics:As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria.
Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo.
Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from benjaminpohle.com He doesn’t know anything about math either: ‘As you’ve probably begun to see,’ David Foster Wallace writes in Everything and More, ‘Aristotle manages to be sort of grandly and breathtakingly wrong, always and everywhere, when it comes to infinity As for Wallace’s book, the less said, the better.
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The Hollywood Reporter is your source for breaking news about Hollywood and entertainment, including movies, TV, reviews and industry blogs. THE SPIKE. It was late-afternoon. Forty-nine of us, forty-eight men and one woman, lay on the green waiting for the spike to open. We were too tired to talk much.