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Color and black and white of works these artists and others many never before publishedUsing the visual arts as an interpretive lens Clayson illuminates the wide range of issues at play during the siege and thereafter including uestions of
Political And Cultural Identity Masculinity And Femininity Public Versus Private and cultural identity masculinity and femininity public versus private veryday life and modernity and gender and class roles in military and civilian For anyone concerned with these issues or with nineteenth century French art in general Paris in Despair will be a landmark wo. .
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The siege of Paris by
Prussians In The Fall Andin the
Fall And Of 1870and of 1870 1871 turned the city upside down radically altering its appearance social
and mood As Hollis Clayson demonstrates in Paris in Despair the siege took an specially heavy toll the city's artists forcing them out of the spaces and routines of their insular prewar lives and thrusting them onto the ramparts as many became soldiersBut the crisis did not halt artistic production as some have suggested In fact Clayson argues that the siege actually ncouraged innovation fostering cha. ,structure and mood As Hollis Clayson demonstrates in Paris in Despair the siege took an specially heavy toll
Nged attitudes and new approaches to representation among a wide variety of artists as they made art out of their individual xperiences of adversity and change art that has not previously been considered within the context of the siege Clayson focuses specially on Rosa Bonheur Edgar Degas
Jean Alexandre Joseph Falguière Edouard Manet and Henri Regnault but she also covers a host of otherAlexandre Joseph Falguière Edouard Manet and Henri Regnault but she also covers a host of other including Ernest Barrias Gustave Courbet Edouard Detaille Pierre Puvis de Chavannes Albert Robida and James Tissot Paris in Despair includes than two hundred.