Introducing the concept of music and painting as 'rival sisters' during the nineteenth century, this interdisciplinary collection explores the productive exchange - from rivalry to inspiration to collaboration - between the two media in the age of Romanticism and Modernism. The volume traces the relationship between art and music, from the opposing claims for superiority of the early nineteenth century, to the emergence of the concept of synesthesia around 1900.In the Eakinsa#39;s Philadelphia home, the apiano in the parlora depicted in these three images (and also in Eakinsa#39;s paintings ... While the bulk, ornamentation, and dark veneer of the Chickering grand reflect Victorian tastes in home decor, theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rival Sisters, Art and Music at the Birth of Modernism, 1815-1915|
|Author||:||Mr James H Rubin, Dr Olivia Mattis|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2014-11-28|