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The Early Modern Child in Art and History

1st Edition

Edited by Matthew Knox Averett


256 pages

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Hardback: 9781848935792
pub: 2015-06-01

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Childhood is not only a biological age, it is also a social construct. The essays in this collection range chronologically from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century, and geographically across England, France, Germany, Italy and Spain. They chart the depictions of children in various media including painting, sculpture and the graphic arts.

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"The Body, Gender and Culture"

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Modern / 16th Century