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Sizeranne, Robert de la - The Pre-Raphaelites, ebook

The Pre-Raphaelites

Sizeranne, Robert de la


In Victorian England, with the country swept up in the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelites, close to William Morris’ Arts and Crafts movement, yearned for a return to bygone values. Wishing to revive the pure and noble forms of the Italian Renaissance,

Sizeranne, Robert de la - Pre-Raphaelites, ebook


Sizeranne, Robert de la


In the Victorian era, England – swept along by the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelite fold, William Morris, and the Arts and Crafts movement – aspired to return to traditional values. Wishing to resurrect the pure and noble forms of the Italian Renaissance, a group of painters

Shea, Victor - Victorian Literature: An Anthology, ebook

Victorian Literature: An Anthology

Shea, Victor


Victorian Literature is a comprehensive and fully annotated anthology with a flexible design that allows teachers and students to pursue traditional or innovative lines of inquiry, from the canon to its extensions to its contexts. Represents the…

Bade, Patrick - Burne-Jones, ebook


Bade, Patrick


Initially impressed to the quick by Botticelli, Mantegna and Michelangelo, he later turned to Gabriel Rossetti and the early Pre- Raphaelites. Little concerned with the details of daily reality, he probed medieval literature for

Chesneau, Ernest - English Painting, ebook

English Painting

Chesneau, Ernest


He explains the beginnings of this school which excels in portraiture and landscapes, and reminds us of the English brilliance regarding watercolours, not forgetting to include the work of the Pre-Raphaelites.

Bade, Patrick - Edward Burne-Jones, ebook

Edward Burne-Jones

Bade, Patrick


Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones (1833-1898) maîtrisait l’art du dessin, du vitrail et de la céramique. D’abord influencé par Botticelli, Mantegna et Michel-Ange, il s'oriente vers Dante Gabriel Rossetti et les premiers préraphaélites. Indifférent…

Chesneau, Ernest - La Peinture Anglaise, ebook

La Peinture Anglaise

Chesneau, Ernest


L'école de peinture britannique a été officiellement reconnue au début du XVIIIe siècle grâce au travail du peintre William Hogarth. Elle regroupe des oeuvres des plus grands artistes britanniques tels que Thomas Gainsborough, Joseph Mallord William…

Chesneau, Ernest - Englische Malerei, ebook

Englische Malerei

Chesneau, Ernest


Die englische Schule wurde erst am Anfang des 18. Jahrhunderts als solche offiziell anerkannt- hauptsächlich durch den Einfluss der Arbeiten des Malers und Grafikers William Hogarth. Sie umfasst die berühmtesten englischen Künstler, wie Thomas Gainsborough,…