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Title :

Imagined interiors : representing the domestic interior since the Renaissance

Author :
MCKAY, Harriet ;
Editor :
AYNSLEY, Jeremy ; GRANT, Charlotte ;
Publication year :
2006
Language :
English ;
Abstract :
Book derives from the work of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Centre for the Study of the Domestic Interior, a five-year collaboration between three institutions in London - the Royal College of Art, Victoria and Albert Museum, and Bedford Centre for the History of Women at Royal Holloway, University of London. Contributions: 'Representing the domestic interior in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Italy: from the birth of the Virgin to palaces of cheese,' by Flora Dennis; 'Fifteenth-century interiors in the Netherlands,' by Luke Syson; 'Dismembering the home in Renaissance Italy,' by Anne Matchette; 'Home, household and domesticity in drama in early modern London,' by Catherine Richardson; 'Domestic life: instructing on the art of living well,' Marta Ajmar-Wollheim; 'Renaissance prints and the home,' by Elizabeth Miller; 'Between reality and artful fiction: the representation of the domestic interior in seventeenth-century Dutch art,' by John Loughman; 'Cataloguing the domestic: inventories,' by Giorgio Riello; 'Eighteenth-century English interiors in image and text,' by Hannah Greig; 'Representing rooms: plans and other drawings,' by Michael Snodin; 'Inside the interior: furniture and its inner spaces in eighteenth-century France,' by Carolyn Sargentson; 'Eroticizing the interior,' by Karen Harvey; ''One's self, and one's house, one's furniture': from object to interior in British fiction, 1720-1900,' by Charlotte Grant; 'Picturing domesticity: the cottage genre in late eighteenth-century Britain,' by John Styles; 'Modelling houses: the Killer cabinet house,' by Halina Pasierbska; 'Temperance and the domestic ideal,' by Mark Jones; 'Lived perspectives: the art of the French nineteenth-century interior,' by Francesca Berry; 'Managing and making the home: domestic advice books,' by Jane Hamlett; 'Advertising interiors and interiors in advertising,' by Amanda Girling-Budd; 'Displaying designs for the domestic interior in Europe and America, 1850-1950,' by Jeremy Aynsley; 'Reading, the child and the home: illustrated children's books in late nineteenth-century Britain,' by Rebecca Preston; 'Photographing home,' by Trevor Keeble; 'The twentieth-century architectural interior: representing modernity,' by Tim Benton; 'Hollywood studio design: the great hall of Xanadu,' by Christopher Frayling; 'Designing lifestyles: retail catalogues,' by Harriet McKay; ''Anthropology at home': domestic interiors in British film and fiction of the 1930s and 1940s,' by Rod Mengham; 'The 'West Indian' front room: migrant aesthetics in the home,' by Michael McMillan; 'Dream homes and DIY: television, new media and the domestic makeover,' by Viviana Narotzky; 'Ethnographic representations of the home,' by Inge Maria Daniels; 'Modernism on holiday,' by Olivier Richon and Alexandra McGlynn. ;
Pagination/Size :
304 ; 304 p.; 255 ill. (200 col.) ;
Topic :
530 - BIBLIOGRAPHIE D'HISTOIRE DE L'ART ; 530-II - Histoire générale de l'art ; ;
French keywords :
Ameublement ; Antillais ; Architecture ; Catalogue ; Cinéma ; Culture matérielle ; Décoration intérieure ; Erotisme ; Estampe ; Esthétique ; Etats-Unis ; Ethnographie ; Europe ; Famille ; Iconographie ; Iconographie chrétienne ; Illustration ; Image ; Intérieurs ; Inventaire (document) ; Littérature ; Livre ; Los Angeles (CA, USA), Hollywood ; Maison de poupée ; Manuel ; Mobilier ; Modernisme ; Peinture ; Photographie ; Plan (disposition d'ensemble) ; Plan (document) ; Publicité ; Scénographie ; Sujet de genre ; Texte ; Théâtre (édifice) ; Vie domestique ; 1400-2100 ;
Descriptors :
Advertising ; Aesthetics ; Architectural plans ; Architecture ; Books ; Catalogues ; Christian iconography ; Dollhouses ; Domestic life ; Eroticism ; Ethnography ; Europe ; Family ; Films ; Furnishings ; Furniture ; Genre ; Handbooks ; Iconography ; Illustration ; Imagery ; Interior decoration ; Interiors ; Inventories (documents) ; Literature ; Los Angeles (CA, USA), Hollywood ; Material culture ; Modernism ; Painting ; Photography ; Prints ; Scenography ; Text ; Theaters ; United States ; West Indians ; 1400-2100 ;
Document type :
Ouvrage ;
INIST identifier :
24838584 ;
ISBN :
ISBN 1851774920 ;
Provenance :
Bibliographie d'Histoire de l'Art ;
Publisher :
London; V & A Publications; New York; Dist. in North America by H.N. Abrams
Publisher country :
UNITED KINGDOM ; UNITED STATES ;