TITLE

Selling, seduction, and soliciting the eye: Manet's Bar at the Folies-Bergere

AUTHOR(S)
Iskin, Ruth E.
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1995, Vol. 77 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes and interprets the painting `Bar at the Folies-Bergere,' by Edouard Manet in light of historically specific discourses of mass consumption, women's changing roles and development of the modern crowd. Seduction and consumer display; Gazes of modern women in the era of commodities; Gazes of the public in the era of crowds; Looking beyond the male gaze.
ACCESSION #
9504072108

 

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