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Author Siegel, Jonah, 1963-
Title Desire and excess : the nineteenth-century culture of art / Jonah Siegel.
Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2000.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 12  709 S    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvii, 352 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-335) and index.
Contents Art in the museum: artist and fragment at the turn of the nineteenth century -- The author as work of art: accumulation, display, and death in literary biography -- Absence and excess: the presence of the object -- The deaths of the critic.
Subject Arts, Modern -- 19th century -- Historiography.
Arts, Modern -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Art and literature -- History -- 19th century.
Artists -- History -- 19th century.
Art criticism -- History -- 19th century.
Art museums -- History -- 19th century.
Museums -- History -- 19th century.
Added Title Nineteenth-century culture of art
19th century culture of art
ISBN 0691049130 (alk. paper)
9780691049137 (alk. paper)
0691049149 (pb : alk. paper)
9780691049144 (pb : alk. paper)