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WIENER BIEDERMEIER: MALEREI ZWISCHEN WIENER KONGRESS UND REVOLUTION (Vienna Biedermeier: Painting between the Congress of Vienna and Revolution). Ed. by Gerbert Frodl and Klaus Albrecht Schroder. Kunstforum der Bank Austria, Vienna, 1993. Organized in association with Osterreichische Galerie, Vienna. Published by Prestel-Verlag, Munich. 368 pp. with 262 ills. (186 col.). 31 x 25 cm. LC 93-203158 ISBN 3791312642 In German.
A detailed study of the development and significance of the Biedermeier style that dominated Austrian art during the first half of the 19th century, this catalogue features excellent reproductions and individual analyses of 142 paintings and 41 drawings and watercolors by Ferdinand Georg Waldmuller, Josef Danhauser, Peter Fendi, Franz Eybl and twelve other artists. Six lengthy critical essays include discussions of the theory and aesthetics of genre painting, the cultural context of Biedermeier art in Austria, the social function of portraiture during the period, and the character of Biedermeier music, theater and literature.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Austria — 1800-1900 — Painting — Biedermeier
Plans: 01,06,15
Worldwide Number: 024006
Hardcover $80.00    

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