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Women and material culture, 1660-1830 /edited by Jennie Batchelor and Cora Kaplan.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Batchelor, Jennie, 1976-
Kaplan, Cora.
Publication
Basingstoke ; New York :
Contents
Women and their jewels / Marcia Pointon -- Fanny's pockets: cotton, consumption and domestic economy, 1780-1850 / Barbara Burman, Jonathan White -- 'Changing her gown and setting her head to rights': new shops, new hats and new identities / Jillian Heydt-Stevenson -- Sculpting tiaras: Grand Duchess Maria Fedorovna as a producer and consumer of the arts / Rosalind P. Blakesley -- Pride and prejudice: eighteenth-century women sculptors and their material practices / Marjan Steckx -- A female sculptor and connoisseur: artistic self-fashioning and the exposure of connoisseurship, collecting and concupiscence / Angela Escott -- 'The taste for bringing the outside in': nationalism, gender and landscape wallpaper (1700-1825) / Ellen Kennedy Johnson -- Taihu tatlers: aesthetic translation in the China trade / David Porter -- White slavery: Hannah More, women and fashion / Elizabeth Kowaleski Wallace -- Reinstating the 'Pamela Vogue' / Jennie Batchelor -- The book as cosmopolitan object: women's publishing, collecting and Anglo-German exchange / Alessa Johns -- 'Books without which I cannot write': how did eighteenth-century women writers get the books they read? / Susan Staves.
Date
2007.
Description
xii, 223 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, July 2, 2007. Historic New England photograph of Chinese wallpaper at Beauport featured on page 122.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-216) and index.
ISBN
0230007058 (cloth)
9780230007055 (cloth)
GUSN
242383
Call Number
Stacks HQ1587.W627 2007
Descriptive terms
Frau.
Material culture History.
Material culture in literature.
Sachkultur.
Women Social conditions.
Women consumers History.
Places
Europa.
Europe

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