Home » At Beck and Call: The Representation of Domestic Servants in Nineteenth-Century American Painting by Elizabeth OLeary
At Beck and Call: The Representation of Domestic Servants in Nineteenth-Century American Painting Elizabeth OLeary

At Beck and Call: The Representation of Domestic Servants in Nineteenth-Century American Painting

Elizabeth OLeary

Published May 17th 1996
ISBN : 9781560986065
Paperback
305 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

Historian Elizabeth OLeary examines the ways in which representation of servants and domestics codified and occasionally subverted the prevailing attitudes of wealthy Americans toward their racially, ethnically, and religiously diverse help, fromMoreHistorian Elizabeth OLeary examines the ways in which representation of servants and domestics codified and occasionally subverted the prevailing attitudes of wealthy Americans toward their racially, ethnically, and religiously diverse help, from the early Republic to the latter half of the centu