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Author Warner, Malcolm, 1953-

Title The Victorians : British painting, 1837-1901 / by Malcolm Warner ; with contributions by Anne Helmreich and Charles Brock
Published Washington : National Gallery of Art ; New York : Distributed by Abrams, [1996]


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Description 255 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents Lenders to the Exhibition -- Signs of the Times / Malcolm Warner -- Chronology -- Catalogue -- Index of Paintings
Summary From the medieval tendencies of Dante Gabriel Rossetti and other Pre-Raphaelites to the classicism of Frederic Leighton and Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Victorian painting encompassed a broad range of subjects and styles
J.M.W. Turner, John Everett Millais, Ford Madox Brown, Edward Burne-Jones, James Tissot, and William Holman Hunt are among the Victorian painters whose work is showcased in this elegant volume, which accompanies an exhibition organized by the National Gallery of Art, Washington. Illustrated and discussed are not only characteristically Victorian narrative and genre paintings but also works that reflect international developments such as the European symbolist movement
Analysis Geschichte 1837-1901
Painting, British Exhibitions
Painting, Victorian Great Britain Exhibitions
Notes Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Feb. 16-May 11, 1997
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-253) and index
Subject Painting, British -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Victorian -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Brock, Charles, 1959-
Helmreich, Anne.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
LC no. 96027598
ISBN 0810963426