Symbolist objects : materiality and subjectivity at the fin de siècle / edited by Claire I R O'Mahony.

Title: 
Symbolist objects : materiality and subjectivity at the fin de siècle / edited by Claire I R O'Mahony.
Publisher: 
High Wycombe, England : Rivendale Press, 2009.
Description: 
433 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Other Authors: 
O'Mahony, Claire I. R.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
134973
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
PQ295.S9S79 2009z
Variant Title: 
Materiality and subjectivity at the fin de siècle
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-427).
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Henri Cros and Georges Despret: p. 165-189; Lalique: cover, p. 293-327; Gallé: p. 8, 372; lighting: p. 234.
Contents: 
Introduction : subjective objects / Claire I.R. O'Mahony --
Misunderstood symbolism : rereading the subjective objects of Montesquiou's first Maison d'un artiste / Elizabeth Emery --
Objects and interiors : Oscar Wilde / Richard W. Hayes --
Potential images in Mallarmé's Un coup de dés / Katherine Shingler --
The fin-de-siècle book as art object : John Gray, poet / Philip Healy --
The quest for verbal/visual cosmos in William Morris's calligraphy and typography / Paola Spinozzi --
Merde and diamonds : Alfred Jarry's Les minutes de sable memorial and César-Antechrist / Jill Fell --
The archaeology of dreams : Fernand Khnopff, Henri Cros and the mask / Rachel Sloan --
Talisman for the Symbolist movement : Puvis de Chavannes' Hope / Erika Schneider --
A world of things in emergence and growth : René Binet's Porte monumentale at the 1900 Paris Exposition / Robert Proctor --
Destruction and the gift / Geneviève Sicotte --
The 'artistiques bijoux d'acier' in The Marquise de Sade : shifts of power / Sophie Pelletier --
René Lalique and the subjectification of the jewel / Claire I.R. O'Mahony --
Baudelaire, Mallarmé and the Symbolist aesthetics of Robert Motherwell / William M. Perthes --
Insects, design and illusion : symbolism and subjectivity / Marjan Groot.
ISBN: 
9781904201151
1904201156