TITLE

Harnett, Haberle, and Peto: Visuality and artifice among the proto-modern Americans

AUTHOR(S)
Drucker, Johanna
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1992, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the ways in which the `trompe l'oeil' works of late-nineteenth century artists William Harnett, John Frederick Peto, and John Haberle investigated the reproduction and presentation of visual signs in relation to the presumed order of the real. Fundamental differences between still life and `trompe l'oeil'; Thematic ranges of paintings; Investigation of how value is determined within a visual domain; Examples; Intensified detailing of rendered surfaces; More.
ACCESSION #
9212070316

 

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