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Author English, Charlie.
Title The gallery of miracles and madness : insanity, modernism, and Hitler's war on art / Charlie English.
Publication Info. New York : Random House, [2021]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  943.085 E    IN LIBRARY
Edition First US edition.
Description xxi, 304 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The man who jumped in the canal -- The hypnosis in the wood -- A meeting at Emmendingen -- Dangerous to look at! -- The schizophrenic masters -- Adventures in no-man's land -- Pleasant little pictures -- Dinner with the Bruckmanns -- Glimpses of a transcendental world -- Art and race -- A cultural revolution -- The sculptor of Germany -- Cleansing the temple of art -- To be German means to be clear -- The sacred and the insane -- The girl with the blue hair -- Foxes with white coats -- Choking angel -- You will ride on the gray bus -- In the madhouse -- Landscapes of the brain.
Subject National socialism and art.
Art and mental illness -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Prinzhorn, Hans, 1886-1933 -- Art collections.
Prinzhorn, Hans, 1886-1933. Bildnerei der Geisteskranken.
Art -- Destruction and pillage -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Killing of the mentally ill -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Added Title Insanity, modernism, and Hitler's war on art
ISBN 9780525512059 (hardcover)
0525512055 (hardcover)
9780525512066 (ebook)