Representing female artistic labour, 1848-1890 : refining work for the middle-class woman

Zakreski, Patricia
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  • Creator Patricia Zakreski
  • Format Books
  • Publication Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2006] ©2006
  • Physical Details
    • 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0754651037, 9780754651031
  • OCLC ocm62322339

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-212) and index.

Contents

  • Introduction : refining work -- Needlework and creativity in representations of the seamstress -- A suitable employment for women : the woman artist and the principle of compatibility -- The difference is great in being known to write and setting up for an authoress : representing the writing woman -- Unceasing industry : work and the female performer
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