Fictions of Art History.

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Author / Creator: Barolsky, Paul.
Other Authors / Creators:Ledbury, Mark.
Barolsky, Paul.
Crow, Thomas.
Kury, Gloria.
Lieberman, Ralph.
Loh, Maria H.
Nemerov, Alexander.
Scott, Joanna.
Swensen, Cole.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2013.
Series:Clark Studies in the Visual Arts Ser.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Contents
  • Introduction: Compelling Fictions
  • Part One: Entanglements
  • Weightless History: Faulkner, Bourke-White, and Eisenstaedt
  • A Novelist among Artists: Gordon Burn and "Young British Art"
  • Philip Marlowe Meets the Art Historian
  • The Case of the Errant Art Historian
  • Part Two: Not Who You Think I Am
  • Face to Face with Fiction: Portraiture and the Biographical Tradition
  • "I Am Not Who You Think I Am": Attributing the Humanist Portrait, Identifying the Art-Historical Subject
  • Fictional Deceptions: A True Story
  • The Art-Historical Photograph as Fiction: The Pretense of Objectivity
  • Part Three: Artists, Stories, Objects
  • "The Reality Bodily before Us": Picturing the Arabian Nights
  • The Ekphrastic O
  • Anecdotes and the Life of Art History
  • The Text is Present
  • Contributors
  • Photography Credits.