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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 413–422.
Published: 01 December 1999
...’ decisions. Artists themselves are presented as actors isolated from mar- ket forces, responding to impulses far removed from the laws of supply and demand for the creation of their oeuvre. In fact, producers of art since the early modern period—painters, engravers, and printers— have often led...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 31–40.
Published: 01 December 1999
... was an important and influential figure in the art world of Seville. In 1616 he was elected dean of the painters’ guild, and two years later he was chosen as overseer of reli- gious painting for the local Inquisition. He was involved with the intel- lectual elite of the city and oversaw an unofficial academy...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 275–294.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . ———. [1860] 1903–12 . Modern Painters . Vol. 5 . In The Works of John Ruskin , edited by Cook E. T. Wedderburn Alexander , 7 : 1 – 460 . London : George Allen . ———. [1862] 1903–12a . Munera Pulveris . In The Works of John Ruskin , edited by Cook E. T. Wedderburn Alexander...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 301–331.
Published: 01 December 1999
... architects, painters, and sculptors usu- ally remained vast. Many humanists simply proved unable to under- stand, let alone to discuss, such typical features of art as color, light, and perspective (Cast 1988, 414–15; Hope and McGrath 1996, 168– 69). This is not to say that they neglected the world...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (suppl_1): 283–299.
Published: 01 January 1993
... of gaining temporary use of resources. Thus, though it is a bit farfetched, consider art transactions as a form of repurchase agreement, which is to say as a type of forward contract. Take an art dealer and a painter. A two-way deal may be struck between them re­ garding a particular...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 379–412.
Published: 01 December 1999
... in British Art. Wax , Carol . 1990 . The Mezzotint: History and Technique . London: Thames & Hudson. Wetering , Ernst van der . 1997 . Rembrandt: The Painter at Work . Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press. White , Raymond , and Jo Kirby. 1994 . Rembrandt and His Circle...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 235–255.
Published: 01 December 1999
..., American painters and sculptors enjoyed a higher visibility then ever before. Indeed, when measured as a share of Gross National Product, public monies committed to the arts were higher in the 1930s than at any earlier or subsequent moments in our national experience. This stands out as all the more...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (suppl_1): 221–248.
Published: 01 January 1993
... story. The painter Piet Mon­ drian did not prompt Paul Samuelson to formalize economics. Samuel- son’s affinity for modernist art would bolster the story, but his dislike or indifference would not make a difference. Apart from, or, better, be­ cause of the virtual impossibility of sorting...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (3): 509–534.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Thomas Carlyle and Ruskin and there met his lifelong friend, the painter Edward Burne-Jones. Sometime in 1856, the two met Dante Gabriel Rossetti, one of the central figures of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Morris, who had been working in the architecture office of G. E. Street, gave up his plans...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 209–235.
Published: 01 December 1999
... Island. In his memoirs, he observed that his interest in putting works of art on the free list during his congressional ser- vice had brought him “into close relations with the painters, sculptors, and architects of New York” (Belmont 1940, 608). 222 Barber As part of its campaign against...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 1–30.
Published: 01 December 1999
..., of classical rules governing poetic composition, and of the mid-seventeenth-century French view that the highest aim of a painter should be to represent poetic conceits, prefer- ably in an elevating manner. Auctioneers and dealers could not control such movements of thought; at most, they could play along...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 295–302.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Press . Spear Richard E. Sohm Philip , eds. 2010 . Painting for Profit: The Economic Lives of Seventeenth-Century Italian Painters . New Haven : Yale University Press . Velthuis Olav . 2005 . Talking Prices: Symbolic Meanings of Prices on the Market for Contemporary Art...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 157–184.
Published: 01 December 1999
... essays Vision and Design, 1920, reprinted 1956), he was just com- pleting a crash course of practical exposure to the art market. He had been buyer for the Metropolitan Museum, several American collectors, and himself as a minor speculator. He had also been seller as a profes- sional painter, gallery...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (4): 809–811.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., claimed that the occupations of the poet, the painter, and musician are productive, because their labor produces innocent enjoyment. So far, so good, says the modern economist. But then Raymond (1820 Part I: 206) goes on to qualify his statement, arguing that if perverted, and employed in disseminating...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 211–230.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . 1997 . “ The World Bank as ‘Intellectual Actor.’ ” In The World Bank: Its First Half Century , vol. 2 , edited by Kapur Devesh Lewis John P. Webb Richard . Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution . Stone Richard N. 1953 . Letter to Professor Sidney Painter , February...
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History of Political Economy 186–188.
Published: 10 November 2021
... a great prose stylist. The Free World is a difficult book to describe simply. Across a mélange of eigh- teen chapters, Menand offers portraits of philosophers, literary critics, poets, novel- ists, bureaucrats, musicians, dancers, and painters. He begins with the George Ken- nan, the author...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (Suppl_1): 292–312.
Published: 01 December 2007
... with his wife, Lydia Lopokova, the Diaghilev ballerina, at a Bloomsbury party at Tilton in 1926, parodied in Vanessa Bell’s painting The Keynes-Keynes. Keynes observed the experience of his artist friends, particularly the painter Duncan Grant, whom he first met in 1908 when he, Keynes...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 85–120.
Published: 01 December 1999
... & we were very glad to breath the fresh air of the country again the next morning. —John Ruskin, A Tour to the Lakes in Cumberland How a painter would have enjoyed the sight which broke upon my waking eyes this morning! To my right...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (2): 303–308.
Published: 01 June 2011
... by the belief that their dispassionate analysis can result in a world more in 308  History of Political Economy 43:2 (2011) conformity with their desires and aesthetic ideals. Another shows when theorists, like painters, are motivated by an irrational, artistic desire to produce formal structures...
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History of Political Economy 207–226.
Published: 26 August 2021
... incidental to all photo- graphic productions. (Galton 1878: 97) Although admitting that many poets and painters have had the visualis- ing faculty in an extraordinary degree, while it is in the brains of poets and painters generally that we find the artistic power to reside of producing pictures...