TITLE

France Embraces Millet: The Intertwined Fates of The Gleaners and The Angelus

AUTHOR(S)
Fratello, Bradley
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec2003, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p685
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the political, historical and cultural factors that drove the dramatic changes in the critical fortunes of The Gleaners and The Angelus by Jean François Millet in France. Commemoration of the Incarnation of Christ shown in The Angelus; History of French modernization shown in The Gleaners; The Angelus as a symbol of spiritual renewal.
ACCESSION #
11660891

 

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