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Rendering violence : riots, strikes, and upheaval in nineteenth-century American art / Ross Barrett.

Author/creator Barrett, Ross, 1977-
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2014]
Descriptionix, 216 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents How could a mob be painted? Picturing political violence in the Jacksonian era -- Painting that 'might prove injurious': Cinque and the representation of African American political violence -- Riot, rowdyism, and reform: George Henry Hall and the picturing of midcentury urban upheaval -- Trouble on the home front: art, democracy, and disorder during the Civil War -- Painting and political violence at century's end.
General noteIncludes index.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2014007038
ISBN9780520282896 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0520282892 (cloth : alk. paper)

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