TITLE

Painted promises: The politics of public art in late nineteenth-century France

AUTHOR(S)
Aquilino, Marie Jeannine
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec93, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p697
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that during the Second Empire, prescriptive principles for mural painting served as a common aesthetic for artists. Provision of industrial workers with an appropriate vocabulary of form; Association of all aspects of production with the fine arts; Association of public art projects with new marketing techniques of mass consumption in Third Republic policy.
ACCESSION #
9406240030

 

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