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Mansfield, Elizabeth, 1965-
Too beautiful to picture [electronic resource] : Zeuxis, myth, and mimesis / Elizabeth C. Mansfield
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2007
Location Call Number Status
 Electronic Book  N7760 (INTERNET)    AVAIL. VIA WEB
Subject(s) Art and mythology
Mimesis in art
Narrative art
Subject Zeuxis, active 5th century B.C
Physical Description xxi, 232 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-211) and index
Contents Myth and Mimesis in western art history -- Art history as myth -- The Zeuxis myth -- Myth and Mimesis in the Renaissance -- Painting (like) Zeuxis -- Zeuxis in the academy -- Women artists and the Zeuxis myth -- Painting in the philosophical brothel -- Zeuxis in the operating room: Orlan's carnal art -- Conclusion: Zeuxis selecting models and the cultural unconscious
Note Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, MPublishing, 2013. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book
Alternate Author American Council of Learned Societies

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