The Resource A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso, Paul Barolsky, (electronic resource)

A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso, Paul Barolsky, (electronic resource)

Label
A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso
Title
A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso
Statement of responsibility
Paul Barolsky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In A Brief History of the Artist from God to Picasso, Paul Barolsky explores the ways in which fiction shapes history and history informs fiction. It is a playful book about artistic obsession, about art history as both tragedy and farce, and about the heroic and the mock-heroic. The book demonstrates that the modern idea of the artist has deep roots in the image of the epic poet, from Homer to Ovid to Dante. Barolsky's major claim is that the history of the artist is inseparable from historical fiction about the artist and that fiction is essential to the reality of the artist's imagination
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barolsky, Paul
Dewey number
709
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Art
  • Literature and history
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso, Paul Barolsky, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780271073750
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11625680
Publisher number
MWT11625680
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A brief history of the artist from God to Picasso, Paul Barolsky, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780271073750
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11625680
Publisher number
MWT11625680
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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