Rookwood and the Industry of Art: Women, Culture, and Commerce, 1880-1913
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BeschreibungA critical appreciation of the rise of the Rockwood Pottery of Cincinnati to its commercial pinnacle. Nancy E. Owen assesses the labour practices and production of ceramic ware as a way to explore anxiety about women's roles outside the home as well as about immigration and industrialization.
PortraitNancy E. Owen is a lecturer in American art and women's studies at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. She lives on the north shore of Chicago with her husband, Bill James.
Pressestimmen"Nancy Owen's study shows that art and aesthetics are molded by the society that supports them, not the other way around."-- Anita Ellis, Chief Curator, Cincinnati Museum of Art and author of "Rookwood Pottery: The Glaze Lines"
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: OHIO UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2001
Seitenanzahl: 349 Seiten