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Radical Women : Jessica Dismorr and her contemporaries

Author: Alicia Foster; Pallant House Gallery,
Publisher: London : Lund Humphries in association with Pallant House Gallery, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Radical Women' tells an original story of British modernism from the perspective of Jessica Dismorr's career, along with the women artists - some famous, some lesser-known - she worked and exhibited with. The work of Jessica Dismorr (1885-1939) has been described as encapsulating 'the stylistic developments of twentieth-century British Art', and her oeuvre certainly encompasses some its most exciting moments - from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Exhibitions
Named Person: Jessica Stewart Dismorr; Jessica Stewart Dismorr; Jessica Stewart Dismorr; Jessica Stewart Dismorr
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alicia Foster; Pallant House Gallery,
ISBN: 1848223706 9781869827793 9781848223707 1869827791
OCLC Number: 1099276365
Notes: Published to accompany the exhibition Radical Women: Jessica Dismoor and her Contemporaies at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, from 2 November 2019 to 23 February 2020.

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Digital bookplate: https://bookplates.library.louisville.edu/bookplate-art-endowment.pdf
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 27 cm
Contents: Introduction; Chapter One: Being Modern; Chapter Two: No Feeble Blood: Rhythm's Women; Chapter Three: On the side of all the severities; Chapter Four: The Studio and the Book; Chapter Five: The Figure in the Picture; Chapter Six: Radical Women; Afterlife; Endnotes
Responsibility: Alicia Foster.
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Radical Women tells a fresh, new story of British modernism, as the first to cover the entirety of Jessica Dismorr's (1876-1939) life and art alongside those of women artists she worked and exhibited  Read more...
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'There is much to praise about Radical Women: Jessica Dismorr and her Contemporaries, and there is not a little to regret. [...] Helps us to understand Dismorr as never before' - Michael Glover, Read more...

 
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