Table of contents for Too beautiful to picture : Zeuxis, myth, and Mimesis / Elizabeth C. Mansfield.

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Part I. Myth and Mimesis in Western Art History
1. Art History as Myth 
2. The Zeuxis Myth
3. Myth and Mimesis in the Renaissance
Part II. Painting (Like) Zeuxis
4. Zeuxis in the Academy
5. Women Artists and the Zeuxis Myth
6. Painting in the Philosophical Brothel
7. Zeuxis in the Operating Room: Orlan's Carnal Art
Conclusion: Zeuxis Selecting Models and the Cultural Unconscious

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Art and mythology.
Mimesis in art.
Narrative art.
Zeuxis, 5th cent. B.C.