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Pre-Raphaelites : Victorian avant garde /

by Barringer, T. J [author.]; Rosenfeld, Jason [author.]; Smith, Alison [author.]; Prettejohn, Elizabeth [contributor.]; Waggoner, Diane [contributor.]; Tate Britain (Gallery) [host institution]; National Gallery of Art (U.S.) [host institution]; Gosudarstvennyĭ muzeĭ izobrazitelʹnykh iskusstv imeni A.S. Pushkina [host institution].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Tate Publishing, 2012Description: 256 pages. : illustrations (black and white and colour) ; 31 cm.ISBN: 9781854379306 (hardback) :; 1854379305 (hardback) :; 9781849760157 (paperback) :; 1849760152 (paperback) :.Subject(s): Pre-Raphaelites | Avant-garde (Aesthetics) | Pre-Raphaelitism | Pre-Raphaelitism -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions | Art, British -- 19th century -- Exhibitions | Pre-Raphaelitism -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions | Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions | Exhibition catalogues
Contents:
Victorian Avant-Garde / Tim Barringer and Jason Rosenfeld -- Medium and Method in Pre-Raphaelite Painting / Alison Smith -- CATALOGUE -- 1. Origins -- 2. Manifesto -- 3. History -- 4. Nature -- 5. Salvation -- 6. Beauty -- 7. Paradise -- 8. Mythologies -- The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy / Elizabeth Prettejohn.
Summary: Combining rebellion and revivalism, scientific precision and imaginative grandeur, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood shook the mid-19th-century art world. Featuring painting, photography, sculpture and applied arts, this book examines both well-known masterpieces and lesser-known works.
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Book Book Main library Non-fiction PE PRE 2012 (Browse shelf) 1 Available Donated by the National Gallery of Australia Research Library 2014-1939
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Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at Tate Britain, London, 12 September 2012 - 13 January 2013, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 17 February - 19 May 2013 and the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, 10 June - 30 September 2013.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-245) and index.

Victorian Avant-Garde / Tim Barringer and Jason Rosenfeld -- Medium and Method in Pre-Raphaelite Painting / Alison Smith -- CATALOGUE -- 1. Origins -- 2. Manifesto -- 3. History -- 4. Nature -- 5. Salvation -- 6. Beauty -- 7. Paradise -- 8. Mythologies -- The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy / Elizabeth Prettejohn.

Combining rebellion and revivalism, scientific precision and imaginative grandeur, the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood shook the mid-19th-century art world. Featuring painting, photography, sculpture and applied arts, this book examines both well-known masterpieces and lesser-known works.

Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at Tate Britain, London, Sept. 2012-Jan. 2013, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Feb.-May 2013 and the Pushkin Museum, Moscow, June-Sept. 2013

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