Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2010

224 Pages | 12 colour illustrations, 30 black & white illustrations

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780719080708

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Love and authority in the work of Paula Rego

Narrating the family romance

First Edition

Ruth Rosengarten

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Examines the themes of family, feminism and their limitations whilst exploring the role of memory, history and psychoanalytic theory
  • Focuses on three iconic paintings as case studies: The Policeman's Daughter (1987), The Interrogator's Garden (2000), and The First Mass in Brazil (1993)
  • Only book to focus on the work of Paula Rego as a single subject

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