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Realizations : Narrative, Pictorial, and Theatrical Arts in Nineteenth-Century England / Martin Meisel.

Author/Creator:
Meisel, Martin, author., Author,
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (494 pages)
Edition:
Course Book
Series:
Princeton Legacy Library ; 775
Contained In:
De Gruyter University Press Library.
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Subjects:
Arts, English -- 19th century.
Language:
In English.
System Details:
Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
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Summary:
In this richly illustrated study of the relationship of art, drama, and fiction in the nineteenth century, Martin Meisel illuminates the collaboration between storytelling and picturemaking that informed narrative painting, pictorial dramaturgy, and serial illustrated fiction.Originally published in 1984.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Contents:
Frontmatter
CONTENTS
ILLUSTRATIONS
A NOTE AND SOME ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
A MATTER OF STYLE
PART I: COORDINATES
1. THE MOMENT'S STORY: PAINTING
2. ILLUSTRATION AND REALIZATION
3. SPEAKING PICTURES: THE DRAMA
4. TELLING SCENES: THE NOVEL
5. THE ART OF EFFECT
PART II: CONJUNCTIONS
6. PREAMBLE TO THE PICTURE PLAY
7. FROM HOGARTH TO CRUIKSHANK
8. THE POLITICS OF DOMESTIC DRAMA: DAVID WILKIE
9. THE MATERIAL SUBLIME: JOHN MARTIN, BYRON, AND 166 TURNER
10. PERILS OF THE DEEP
11. NAPOLEON; OR, HISTORY AS SPECTACLE
12. ROYAL SITUATIONS
13. NOVELS IN EPITOME
14. PRISONERS BASE
15. DICKENS' ROMAN DAUGHTER
16. THE PARADOX OF THE COMEDIAN: THACKERAY AND GOETHE
17. PRE-RAPHAELITE DRAMA
18. W. P. FRITH AND THE SHAPE OF MODERN LIFE
19. IRVING AND THE ARTISTS
THE LAST WORD
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
Notes:
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 30. Aug 2021)
Contributor:
De Gruyter.
ISBN:
9781400856091
OCLC:
922705475
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9781400856091 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.