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Phantoms of the imagination : fantasy in art and literature from Blake to Dali / by A.M. Hammacher ; translated by Tony Langham and Plym Peters.


New York : H.N. Abrams, 1981.
ISBN 0810914689, 9780810914681

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
NX 454 .H36 (show me on map) Available Request
American
Visual Arts Collection (N-NX,TR) Lower Level
NX454 .H361 Available Request
Howard
Founders Library stacks
NX454 H36 Available Request
Subjects Arts, Modern -- 19th century.
Arts, Modern -- 20th century.
Arts, Modern.
Fantasy in art.
Phantastische Kunst.
Surrealism.
Symbolism (Art movement)
Description 364 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Copyright Date 1981.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 356-357) and index.
Contents Phantoms of the imagination -- "And then a plank in reason, broke" -- The divine imagination -- Henry Fuseli : invention and the actor -- Frankenstein -- Unsteady reason and the magic of an image : 1793-1830-1845 -- Salome of the imagination -- The revelations of Joris Karl Huysmans and the labyrinth of symbolism -- "When the oriental tale reigns" -- "It was not dark; it was not light" -- From daylight to dreamlight -- The demons of Mikhail Lermontov and Mikhail Vrubel -- The portal of surrealism : Giorgio de Chirico and his Piazza d'Italia -- The power of strange encounters in surrealism -- "The experience continues."
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6942786
(OCoLC)ocm06942786
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hammacher, Abraham Marie, 1897-2002.
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