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Tables of Contents for Manifestations of Venus
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
List of illustrations
ix
 
Preface and acknowledgements
xiii
 
List of contributors
xv
 
Introducing Venus
1
23
Caroline Arscott
and Katie Scott
The seductions of antiquity
24
15
Patricia Rubin
Wtewael's Perseus and Andromeda: looking for love in seventeenth-century Dutch painting
39
30
Joanna Woodall
Under the sign of Venus: the making and meaning of Bouchardon's L'Amour in the age of the French rococo
69
21
Katie Scott
The figure of Venus: rhetoric of the ideal and the Salon of 1863
90
19
Jennifer Shaw
Venus as dominatrix: nineteenth-century artists and their creations
109
17
Caroline Arscott
Veiling Venus: gender and painterly abstraction in early German modernism
126
16
Shulamith Behr
Deco Venus
142
14
Tag Gronberg
Monsieur Venus: Michel Journiac and love
156
17
Sarah Wilson
Notes
173
50
Select bibliography
223
4
Index
227