The spectacular body : science, method, and meaning in the work of Degas

Anthea Callen


  • Part 1 Physiognomy and difference: the legible head
  • anatomy and race
  • anatomy and class
  • anatomy and gender
  • Degas's "Little Dancer of 14 Years"
  • animal, vegetable or mineral?
  • physiognomy, gender and class. Part 2 Reviewing prostitution: prostitution and marginality
  • profit margins, prostitution and public hygiene
  • clandestinity, prostitution and class rebirth of the "born" prostitute
  • lesbianism, heterosexuality and femininity
  • hysterical disorder, bourgeois marriage and sexuality
  • palaces of pleasure
  • "maisons de tolerance du commerce". Part 3 The invisible man: the monotypes and bather pastels
  • prostitution and the narratives of sexual conquest
  • the naked and the nude
  • sight and surveillance
  • the sequestered perversion
  • the discourse of discretion
  • voyeurism and sexual guilt
  • the keyhole viewpoint. Part 4 Lines of thought: technique and difference
  • drawing, colour and spectacle light
  • colour and chiaroscuro
  • light and sight pastel
  • means and meaning
  • pastel, line and touch. Part 5 Gaze and touch/hygiene and dirt: woman as transgressor
  • the politics of hygiene
  • Degas's "Bathers" - gaze and touch
  • bathers, gender and personal hygiene
  • pastel, touche and gaze
  • the "Bathers" and the critics
  • bathing - the forbidden sight and the gendered spectator. Part 6 Privileged sights/sites of privilege: public place, male space
  • public sites, public inconveniences
  • spectators and spectacles
  • portrait of the artist as a young woman
  • "At the Louvre" Dissected
  • method and meaning - the function of sight
  • the model and the masquerade.

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書名 The spectacular body : science, method, and meaning in the work of Degas
著作者等 Callen, Anthea
出版元 Yale University Press
刊行年月 1995
ページ数 xii, 244 p.
大きさ 27 cm
ISBN 0300054432
NCID BA24940944
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言語 英語
出版国 アメリカ合衆国