TITLE

Unmasking Pablo's Gertrude: Queer desire and the subject of portraiture

AUTHOR(S)
Lubar, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar1997, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the portrait of writer Gertrude Stein made by Pablo Picasso. Interpretation of various writers of the portrait; Role of the mask in art; Stein's masquerade and lesbianism; Relation between portraiture and the psychoanalytic subject; Literary portraits; Link between fetishism and the anxiety of loss.
ACCESSION #
9704291780

 

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