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Author Sloan, Kim.

Title Alexander and John Robert Cozens : the poetry of landscape / Kim Sloan
Published New Haven ; London : Yale University Press in association with the Art Gallery of Ontario, 1986

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Description xii, 180 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 27 cm
Contents Alexander Cozens's early years in St. Petersburg and London, 1717-46 -- An early English artist in Italy -- Alexander Cozens, 1746-9 -- Christ's hospital and private pupils, 1749-59 -- Teaching at Eton College and the various species of landscape, & C. in nature, 1760-75 -- Beauty, Beckford, and the sublime, 1775-86 -- John Robert Cozens-The formative years, 1752-76 -- In Hannnibal's footsteps? John Robert Cozens's first trip through the Alps in 1776 -- Italy's 'classic ground', 1776-9 -- Working for William Beckford-'The shackles of fantastic folly and caprice', 1780-4 -- The poetry of landscape, 1784-97
Analysis English landscape paintings Cozens, Alexander & Cozens, John Robert
English landscape paintings Cozens, Alexander & Cozens, John Robert - Critical studies
Notes "Published to coincide with the exhibitions, 'Alexander Cozens', at the Victoria and Albert Museum, 5 November 1986 to 4 January 1987 and 'Alexander and John Robert Cozens', at the Art Gallery of Ontario, 30 January to 29 March 1987" -- T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cozens, Alexander, approximately 1717-1786.
Cozens, John Robert, 1752-1797.
Artists -- England -- Biography.
Landscape painting -- England -- 18th century.
Landscape painting, English.
Landscapes in art.
Watercolor painting -- England -- 18th century.
Watercolor painting, British.
Watercolor painting, English.
Watercolorists -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Cozens, Alexander, approximately 1717-1786.
Cozens, John Robert, 1752-1797.
Art Gallery of Ontario.
Victoria and Albert Museum.
LC no. 86050738
ISBN 0300038267
0300038550 (paperback)
Other Titles Cozens