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Esthetics of the Moment : Literature and Art in the French Enlightenment

Thomas M. Kavanagh, Charles Le Brun, Nicolas Poussin, ANtoine Watteau, Madeleine de Scudéry, Jean-François De Troy, Jean-Baptiste Chardin, Lubin Baugin, Jean-Baptiste Oudry, François Boucher, Pierre Aveline, Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Jean-Baptiste Greuze, William Hogarth

"The literature and art of the French Enlightenment is everywhere marked by an intense awareness of the moment. The parallel projects of living in, representing, and learning from the moment run through the Enlightenment's endeavors as tokens of an ambition and a heritage imposing its only - and ultimately impossible - cohesion. ... [details]

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