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Rococo fiction in France, 1600-1715

Allison Stedman

Rococo fiction in France, 1600-1715

seditious frivolity

by Allison Stedman

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Published by Bucknell University Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • French fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAllison Stedman
    SeriesTransits: literature, thought & culture 1650-1850
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ645 .S65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25404718M
    ISBN 109781611484366, 9781611484373
    LC Control Number2012029135

      Rococo is a period rather than a specific style. Often this 18th-century era is called "the Rococo," a time period roughly beginning with the death of France's Sun King, Louis XIV, until the French Revolution in It was France's Pre-Revolutionary time of growing secularism and continued growth of what became known as the bourgeoisie or middle class. The term rococo style, or the rococo, refers to a style of decoration current in Europe, particularly France, during the 18th applies both to interior decoration and to ornaments. By extension it may also be applied to some sculpture, paintings, furniture, and architectural details, although hardly to architecture as such.

    Rococo Fiction in France challenges established views of early modern French literary history and discusses a range of little known works in a generous and engaging ts: Literature, Thought & Culture Rococo Fiction in France PB (Paperback). rococo (rəkō´kō, rō–), style in architecture, especially in interiors and the decorative arts, which originated in France and was widely used in Europe in the 18th term may be derived from the French words rocaille and coquille (rock and shell), natural forms prominent in the Italian baroque decorations of interiors and gardens. The first expression of the rococo was the.

    ♥ Book Title: Baroque and Rococo Pictorial Imagery ♣ Name Author: Cesare Ripa ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: ueO5ubMGCw8C Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "Excellent royalty-free reprint of plates from rare 18th-century edition of classic that codified. The death of Louis XIV in signaled a time for a fresh start in the minds of Paris’ taste-making aristocracy. The king had, after all, ruled for 72 years and days, longer still than any modern European monarch. Out went the grand, regimented Baroque style he had favored and in came an artistic movement that optimistically embraced the lighter side of life: Rococo.


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