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Author McQueen, Alison, 1969-
Title Empress Eugénie and the arts : politics and visual culture in the nineteenth century / Alison McQueen
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
book jacket
1 copy under consideration for Fu Ssu-Nien Library.
Descript xx, 348 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [325]-334) and index
Introduction -- Shaping a nation-state : the politics of piety, charity and education -- Imperial identities: the 'ornament of the throne' -- Collecting an imperial persona : collecting practices and intimate spaces -- International diplomacy and transnationalism -- Family, memory and dynastic nostalgia -- Epilogue
Subject Eugènie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920 -- Art patronage
Eugènie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920 -- Influence
Eugènie, Empress, consort of Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1826-1920 -- Portraits
Politics and culture -- France -- History -- 19th century
France -- Cultural policy -- History -- 19th century
Alt Title Politics and visual culture in the nineteenth century
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