Chapter 18 • Revolutions of Industrialization



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• The flames issuing from the iron foundry seem almost otherworldly, like the gates to the underworld. They seem immense and perhaps even out of control, in part because our view of them is obscured, and they dominate the scene.

• The industrial debris may serve an aesthetic purpose, as the debris bears a close resemblance to the motif of toppled columns of ancient ruins common in genre paintings of the period. Or it may be intended to represent the impact of industrial production on a pristine environment.

Q. How are human figures portrayed?




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