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Modernist primitivism : Gauguin and Pont-Aven.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities (Firm)
Format Video (VHS)
Publication InfoPrinceton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, ©2001.
Description1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Subject(s)
Abstract Filmed largely in Pont-Aven (France) and focusing on the late nineteenth-century work of Gauguin, this programme looks critically at contemporary ideas of the "modern" and the "primitive". The cultural and social environment of nineteenth-century Pont-Aven, the practices of resident artist Gauguin and his colleagues, as well as the sources and context of some of his subjects are all examined with reference to these ideas.
Technical detailsVHS.
Publisher numberFFH 11721 Films for the Humanities & Sciences

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Compact VHS N6853.G34 M64 2001 ✔ Available Place Hold

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