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Author Housefield, James, author.

Title Playing with earth and sky : astronomy, geography, and the art of Marcel Duchamp / James Housefield.

Publication Info. Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, [2016]

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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 284 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
Series Interfaces: studies in visual culture
Interfaces, studies in visual culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language English.
Contents Introduction: Playing with Earth and Sky -- Spaces of Experience: Geography, Astronomy, and Display -- Landscapes of Chance: Cosmic Metaphors and Literary Stars -- Aviation and Substitution: Celestial and Terrestrial Geographies of the Readymades -- From Marcel to Rrose: Starry Messengers and Astral Identities -- Interstellar Voyages and Surrealist Geographies: The Paris World's Fair, Palais de la découverte, and Exposition internationale du surréalisme -- Conclusion: Landscape Defied, the Heavens Denied.
Access Access restricted to Ryerson students, faculty and staff. CaOTR
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968.
Astronomy in art.
Geography in art.
ART -- History -- General.
Astronomy in art.
Geography in art.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Housefield, James. Playing with earth and sky. Hanover, New Hampshire : Dartmouth College Press, 2016 9781611689563 (DLC) 2016001345
ISBN 9781611689587 (electronic publication)
1611689589 (electronic publication)
9781611689563 (hardcover alkaline paper)