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Art Nouveau in Fin-de-Siecle France: Politics, Psychology, and style

By: Silverman, Debora L.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, University of California Press: 1989

Seller ID: 005550

ISBN: 0520063228

Condition: Very Good


Light brown hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with a small smudge to front pastedown. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 415pp. 15 colour plates and 73 b/w images. At the Paris Exposition of 1889, the French proclaimed the wrought-iron colossus of the Eiffel Tower an art nouveau. By 1900, however, they assigned that term to the decorative art of intimate, luxurious interiors. In this book, the author explores the shift in the locus of modernity in fin-de-siecle France from technological monument to private interior. View more info