This I.S. concentrates on the role that various socio-economic groups played in the development of a new monumental and funerary art aesthetic in the aftermath of the French Revolution. In particular, this work focuses on the cultural influence of the French military elites, Grands Hommes and the bourgeoisie within the public spaces of nineteenth century Paris.
Art and Art History; History
Close, Lauren, "The Eloquence of Stone: Propagandistic Function of Monumental and Funerary Art in Nineteenth Century Paris" (2012). Senior Independent Study Theses. Paper 5558.
European History | Other History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology
Bachelor of Arts
Senior Independent Study Thesis Exemplar
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