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Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art books

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Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion by Christopher Newall Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion

Pre-Raphaelites: Beauty and Rebellion presents new research into Pre-Raphaelites in Northern England to accompany an exhibition of artworks of the same title at Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery from February 2016.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/01/2018

Soviet Salvage Imperial Debris, Revolutionary Reuse, and Russian Constructivism by Catherine Walworth Soviet Salvage Imperial Debris, Revolutionary Reuse, and Russian Constructivism

Examines how Russian Constructivist artists in the 1920s imagined a new physical environment through the creation of recycled and reappropriated objects.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Reflections Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites by Alison Smith, Susan Foister, Anna Koopstra Reflections Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites
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In 1842, Jan van Eyck's Arnolfini Portrait (1434) was acquired by the National Gallery in London. It quickly exerted an influence on British artists, none more so than the young painters of the nascent Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, who were drawn to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Pre-Raphaelite Masculinities Constructions of Masculinity in Art and Literature by Amelia Yeates Pre-Raphaelite Masculinities Constructions of Masculinity in Art and Literature

Drawing on recent theoretical developments in gender and men's studies, Pre-Raphaelite Masculinities shows how the ideas and models of masculinity were constructed in the work of artists and writers associated with the Pre-Raphaelite movement. Paying particular attention to the representation...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/09/2017

Beholding Christ and Christianity in African American Art by James Romaine Beholding Christ and Christianity in African American Art

A collection of essays exploring prominent African American artists' engagement with Christian themes. Essays examine the ways in which an artist's engagement with religious symbols can be an expression of concerns related to racial, political, and socio-economic identity.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Beholding Christ and Christianity in African American Art by James Romaine Beholding Christ and Christianity in African American Art

A collection of essays exploring prominent African American artists' engagement with Christian themes. Essays examine the ways in which an artist's engagement with religious symbols can be an expression of concerns related to racial, political, and socio-economic identity.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

The Pre-Raphaelites by Michael Robinson, Yvonna Januszewska The Pre-Raphaelites
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The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was a group of English painters, poets and critics, founded in 1848 by John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Holman Hunt. Now back in print, this book features examples of work by all the key...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

The Other American Moderns Matsura, Ishigaki, Noda, Hayakawa by ShiPu Wang The Other American Moderns Matsura, Ishigaki, Noda, Hayakawa

Examines the works of four early to mid-twentieth-century American artists of Asian descent. Focuses on their critical engagement with notions of American modernism, and illuminates a transcultural positioning in modern American culture that predates our contemporary discourse on race and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/07/2017

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A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale by Pamela Gerrish Nunn A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale

It is the result of extensive research by Pamela Gerrish Nunn, whose work on Pre-Raphaelite women artists has done so much to re-assess the art history of the Victorian period.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Henry James and American Painting by Colm Toibin, Marc Simpson, Declan Kiely Henry James and American Painting
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Explores how the novels of Henry James reflect the significance of the visual culture of his society, and how essential the language and imagery of the arts, as well as friendships with artists, were to James's writing.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

Color in the Age of Impressionism Commerce, Technology, and Art by Laura Anne Kalba Color in the Age of Impressionism Commerce, Technology, and Art

Analyzes the impact of color technologies on the visual culture of nineteenth-century France, from the early commercialization of synthetic dyes to the Lumiere brothers' perfection of the autochrome color photography process. Examines the development of the basic aesthetic schemata of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/04/2017

The End Again Degeneration and Visual Culture in Modern Spain by Oscar E. Vazquez The End Again Degeneration and Visual Culture in Modern Spain

Explores how definitions of Spanish modernisms from 1874 to 1923 were dependent upon the concepts of degeneration and regeneration. Analyzes the relation between these concepts by examining representations of the body in specific spaces.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2017

Nature's Experiments and the Search for Symbolist Form by Allison Morehead Nature's Experiments and the Search for Symbolist Form

Examines the influence of experimental science, concerned with the workings of the body, the mind, and their various pathologies, on the works of late nineteenth-century artists Maurice Denis, Edouard Vuillard, August Strindberg, and Edvard Munch.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2017

Frank Dicksee 1853-1928; His Art and Life by Simon Toll Frank Dicksee 1853-1928; His Art and Life

An important work of reference on Victorian painter and illustrator, Frank Dicksee. This is a full history of his life and work, with a catalogue raisonne, including many previously unpublished pictures.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2016

Nature's Truth Photography, Painting, and Science in Victorian Britain by Anne Helmreich Nature's Truth Photography, Painting, and Science in Victorian Britain

Investigates why nineteenth-century British painters and photographers as diverse as the Pre-Raphaelites, P. H. Emerson, and Augustus John pursued truth to nature, and how contemporary science and philosophy informed their artistic practice and the critical reception of their work --Provided...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2016

Pre-Raphaelites by Heather Birchall Pre-Raphaelites

Founded in 1848 by William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais and Dante Gabriel Rossetti, the original Pre-Raphaelites were joined by William Michael Rossetti, James Collinson, Frederic George Stephens and Thomas Woolner to form a seven-member brotherhood . This book examines...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/02/2016

Pre-Raphaelites Masterpieces of Art by Gordon Kerr Pre-Raphaelites Masterpieces of Art

The Pre-Raphaelites, earlier known as the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, were a society of English artists. Their name was a reference to their rejection of the Renaissance master Raphael and the immensely popular classical poses. Their integral and controversial movement is explored...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2016

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