The Resource The spirit of Montmartre : cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905, edited by Phillip Dennis Cate and Mary Shaw

The spirit of Montmartre : cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905, edited by Phillip Dennis Cate and Mary Shaw

Label
The spirit of Montmartre : cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905
Title
The spirit of Montmartre
Title remainder
cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905
Statement of responsibility
edited by Phillip Dennis Cate and Mary Shaw
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With the Chat Noir cabaret (1881-1897) and the Quat'z 'Arts cabaret (1893-1910) as its main focus, and concentrating on individuals who participated in the group activities of the Hydropathes (1878-1881) and the Incoherents (1882-1896), this collection of five essays documents and explores the development of the Montmartre cabaret from 1875 to 1905. Montmartre is revealed as the primary promoter, catalyst, and often, site for the collaboration of artists, writers, composers, and performers in the production of illustrated journals, books, dramatic pieces, music, puppet shows, and the protocinema invention of shadow theater. The contributors reveal the essence of Montmartre's artistic, intellectual environment and analyze its inextricable relations with an important, multidisciplinary body of avant-garde, fin-de-siecle art, literature, and music. The Spirit of Montmartre is the story of Paris's earliest, original, avant-garde groups - an essential part of the cultural context for Impressionist and Post-Impressionist painters and for such important writers and composers as Mallarme, Zola, Huysmans, Debussy and Satie. Relying on Rabelaisian humor, this ephemeral avant-garde group phenomenon anticipates twentieth-century Dada, Surrealism fluxus, and Performance Art. In addition to the editors, the contributors are Olga Anna Dull, Daniel Grojnowski, and Steven Moore Whiting
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.7/0944/36109034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
NX549.P2
LC item number
S67 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cate, Phillip Dennis
  • Shaw, Mary Lewis
  • Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum
  • Society of the Four Arts
  • Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
  • Hydropathes (Group of artists)
  • Incohérents (Group of artists)
  • Arts, French
  • Arts, French
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Montmartre (Paris, France)
Label
The spirit of Montmartre : cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905, edited by Phillip Dennis Cate and Mary Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Coincides with the exhibition held at Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, March 24-July 31, 1996; the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, March 21-April 18, 1997; the Samuel P. Harn Museum, University of Florida, Gainesville, August 4-October 27, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From Rabelais to the Avant-Garde : wordplays and parody in the Wall-Journal Le Mur
  • Olga A. Dull
  • Spirit of Montmartre
  • Phillip D. Cate
  • Hydropathes and company
  • Daniel Grojnowski
  • All or nothing? The literature of Montmartre
  • Mary Shaw
  • Music on Montmartre
  • Steven M. Whiting
Control code
ocm34355989
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780813523248
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95081835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)34355989
Label
The spirit of Montmartre : cabarets, humor, and the avant-garde, 1875-1905, edited by Phillip Dennis Cate and Mary Shaw
Publication
Note
Coincides with the exhibition held at Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, March 24-July 31, 1996; the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, March 21-April 18, 1997; the Samuel P. Harn Museum, University of Florida, Gainesville, August 4-October 27, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 249) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From Rabelais to the Avant-Garde : wordplays and parody in the Wall-Journal Le Mur
  • Olga A. Dull
  • Spirit of Montmartre
  • Phillip D. Cate
  • Hydropathes and company
  • Daniel Grojnowski
  • All or nothing? The literature of Montmartre
  • Mary Shaw
  • Music on Montmartre
  • Steven M. Whiting
Control code
ocm34355989
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
vii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780813523248
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95081835
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)34355989

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