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Title
Nature's experiments and the search for symbolist form Nature's experiments and the search for symbolist form
Type
Text
Subject
Symbolism (Art movement)
Art and science--History--19th century.
Denis, Maurice, 1870-1943--Criticism and interpretation.
Vuillard, Édouard, 1868-1940--Criticism and interpretation.
Strindberg, August, 1849-1912--Criticism and interpretation.
Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944--Criticism and interpretation.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Classification
LCC: N6465.S9 M67 2017 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 704.9/46 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2016025159
Content
text (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
"Examines the influence of experimental science, concerned with the workings of the body, the mind, and their various pathologies, on the works of late nineteenth-century artists Maurice Denis, Édouard Vuillard, August Strindberg, and Edvard Munch"--Provided by publisher.
Table Of Contents
Toward an experimental symbolism: ideas and ideals
Defending deformation : Maurice Denis's positivist modernism
Édouard Vuillard's experimental arabesques
August Strindberg's naturalistic symbolism
Madness as method : the pathological experiments of Edvard Munch.
Authorized Access Point
Morehead, Allison, Nature's experiments and the search for symbolist form