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Title Treasuring the gaze [electronic resource] : intimate vision in late eighteenth-century eye miniatures / Hanneke Grootenboer.
Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2012, ©2012.

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-Ebook Central    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An overlooked episode of vision's history -- Intimate vision: the portrait miniature's structure of address -- Gazing games: eye portraits and the two sexes of sight -- The crying image: the withdrawal of the gaze -- Intimate as extimate: the gaze as part-object -- The face becoming eye: portraiture's minimum -- The eye portrait's afterlife.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Eye in art -- History -- 18th century.
Gaze in art -- History -- 18th century.
Portrait miniatures -- Europe -- History -- 18th century.
Visual perception in art.
Intimacy (Psychology) in art.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780226309668 0226309665 0226309711 (DLC) 2012005109
ISBN 0226309711 (electronic bk.)
9780226309712 (electronic bk.)
9780226309668 (cloth : alkaline paper)
0226309665 (cloth : alkaline paper)
OCLC # EBC1078672
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