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Concepts of identity : historical and contemporary images and portraits of self and family, Katherine Hoffman

Label
Concepts of identity : historical and contemporary images and portraits of self and family
Title
Concepts of identity
Title remainder
historical and contemporary images and portraits of self and family
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Concepts of identity are complex and changing, and in this book Katherine Hoffman explores and explains portraits and images of individuals and families from ancient Egypt to the present - more than two-thirds of the book covers the twentieth century. She include images from painting, sculpture, photography, film, TV, and other media; there are 75 illustrations integrated with the text. The book provides perspectives on the identity of family and self through an analysis
  • Of historical and contemporary portraits and images - a mirror of society and culture, their attitudes and values. The introduction discusses families and portraits; Part I deals with the ancient and medieval worlds and Renaissance through the nineteenth century; and Part II, the main part of the book, covers the period from 1900 to 1945, as well as the late forties and fifties, the sixties, seventies, eighties, and early nineties. Also included are an epilogue on
  • Identities, images, and stories; notes and bibliography sections; and index
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Katherine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NX165
LC item number
.H58 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Self-portraits
  • Identity (Psychology) in art
  • Families in art
  • Arts
  • Arts, Modern
  • Artists
  • Arts
  • Arts, Modern
  • Families in art
  • Identity (Psychology) in art
  • Self-portraits
Label
Concepts of identity : historical and contemporary images and portraits of self and family, Katherine Hoffman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780064333320
Lccn
96004141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34151660
  • (OCoLC)ocm34151660
Label
Concepts of identity : historical and contemporary images and portraits of self and family, Katherine Hoffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 265 p.
Isbn
9780064333320
Lccn
96004141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34151660
  • (OCoLC)ocm34151660

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