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Art and Literature of the Second Empire, Paperback / softback Book

Art and Literature of the Second Empire Paperback / softback

Edited by David Baguley

Paperback / softback


This volume explores the characteristics of the art and literature of the Second Empire in France; it examines the attitudes and positioning of artists and writers of the period in relation to a regime of dubious legitimacy, and the ways in which that regime exploited to its advantage the artistic capital available to it. -- .




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