Pre Raphaelites Masterpieces of Art Book

Pre Raphaelites Masterpieces of Art


  • Author : Gordon Kerr
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-01-23
  • Genre: Art, Modern
  • Pages : 128
  • ISBN 10 : 1783613599
  • Total Read : 74
  • File Size : 10,8 Mb

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Pre Raphaelites Masterpieces of Art Summary:

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 in this beautifully illustrated new book.

100 Pre Raphaelite Masterpieces Book

100 Pre Raphaelite Masterpieces


  • Author : Gordon Kerr
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Pre-Raphaelitism
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 0857752510
  • Total Read : 99
  • File Size : 16,8 Mb

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100 Pre Raphaelite Masterpieces Summary:

Part of a new series of beautiful gift art books, 100 Pre-Raphaelite Masterpieces brings together the best of Rossetti, Burne-Jones, Hughes and other superlative artists from the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. With a fresh and thoughtful introduction to the movement, discussing the life, art and times of this group of artists, the book goes on to showcase key works in all their glory. This is a sumptuous treat for the eyes.

Art of the Pre Raphaelites Book

Art of the Pre Raphaelites


  • Author : Elizabeth Prettejohn
  • Publisher : Tate
  • Release Date : 2007-06-01
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 1854377264
  • Total Read : 64
  • File Size : 18,8 Mb

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Art of the Pre Raphaelites Summary:

This first major publication about the Pre-Raphaelite movement in more than 15 years incorporates the swell of recent research into a comprehensive, up-to-date survey and comprises over 200 color reproductions, including masterpieces and lesser-known paintings that expand our appreciation of this significant artistic departure. 20 halftones.

Color Your Own Pre Raphaelite Paintings Book

Color Your Own Pre Raphaelite Paintings


  • Author : Marty Noble
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2007-03-29
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 36
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486435916
  • Total Read : 84
  • File Size : 11,8 Mb

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Color Your Own Pre Raphaelite Paintings Summary:

Add your own color to 30 pre-Raphaelite masterpieces! A progressive group of mid-19th-century artists, the Pre-Raphaelites chose to create their work in the style of medieval and Renaissance painters before the time of Raphael. The other-worldly essence and idealistic spirituality of their art is showcased in this heady collection of Pre-Raphaelite renderings from the masters of the period: John Everett Millais, William Holman Hunt, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Evelyn de Morgan, Sir Edward Burne-Jones, and more. Each illustration awaits your colors from paintbrush, pencil, marker, or crayon.

Truth and Beauty Book

Truth and Beauty


  • Author : Melissa E. Buron
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: ART
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 379135728X
  • Total Read : 85
  • File Size : 10,6 Mb

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Truth and Beauty Summary:

This dazzling book examines the inspiration behind the work of the Pre-Raphaelites and offers comparisons between the radical 19th-century artists and the masterworks they revered. Started in the early 19th century by a group of British painters who rejected the sovereignty of the Royal Academy, the Pre-Raphaelites embraced the natural world and bright colors--as opposed to the dark palettes and amorphous lines that emerged in the wake of the Renaissance. Their mission was to be fundamentally modern by emulating the past. Now readers can appreciate their achievements in this volume that offers side-by-side comparisons of 19th-century masterpieces with the 15th- and 16th-century Early Italian and Early Netherlandish paintings that inspired them. Exquisite reproductions of works by Giotto, Fra Angelico, van Eyck, Botticelli, Titian, Veronese, and Raphael are presented alongside examples by William Holman Hunt, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Everett Millais, and others. The book traces the evolution of the Pre-Raphaelites, and details how these painters were exposed to the early masters as they traveled and encountered the finest European collections. The volume also features decorative arts, including stained glass and tapestries in emulation of Flemish and French textiles as well as "medievalized" ecclesiastic decorations. The result is an illuminating examination that delves into the Pre-Raphaelites' aesthetic vocabulary and broadens our understanding of their motives and inspiration. Published in association with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

The Last Pre Raphaelite Book
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The Last Pre Raphaelite


  • Author : Fiona MacCarthy
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-03-05
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages : 696
  • ISBN 10 : 9780674065567
  • Total Read : 89
  • File Size : 8,7 Mb

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The Last Pre Raphaelite Summary:

In Fiona MacCarthy’s riveting account, Burne-Jones’s exchange of faith for art places him at the intersection of the nineteenth century and the Modern, as he leads us forward from Victorian mores and attitudes to the psychological, sexual, and artistic audacity that would characterize the early twentieth century.

The Pre Raphaelite Art of the Victorian Novel Book

The Pre Raphaelite Art of the Victorian Novel


  • Author : Sophia Andres
  • Publisher : Ohio State University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 10 : 9780814209745
  • Total Read : 74
  • File Size : 17,5 Mb

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The Pre Raphaelite Art of the Victorian Novel Summary:

A provocative interdisciplinary study of the Victorian novel and Pre-Raphaelite art, this book offers a new understanding of Victorian novels through Pre-Raphaelite paintings. Concentrating on Elizabeth Gaskell, Wilkie Collins, George Eliot, and Thomas Hardy and aligning each novelist with specific painters, this work interprets narrative redrawings of Pre-Raphaelite paintings within a range of cultural contexts as well as alongside recent theoretical work on gender. Letters, reviews, and journals convincingly reinforce the contentions about the novels and their connection with paintings. Featuring color reproductions of Pre-Raphaelite paintings, this book reveals the great achievement of Pre-Raphaelite art and its impact on the Victorian novel. Arguing for the direct relationship between Pre-Raphaelite painting and the Victorian novel, this book fills a gap in the currently available literature devoted to the Victorian novel, the Pre-Raphaelites, and the connection of Pre-Raphaelite art to Victorian poetry. Visual readings of the Victorian novel channel the twenty-first-century readers' desire for the visual into the exploration of Pre-Raphaelite art in the Victorian novel, in the process offering fresh insights into the representation of gender in Victorian culture. Through a textual and a visual journey, this work reveals a new approach to the Victorian novel and Pre-Raphaelite art with profound implications for the study of both.

The Cambridge Companion to the Pre Raphaelites Book

The Cambridge Companion to the Pre Raphaelites


  • Author : Elizabeth Prettejohn
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-23
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages : 335
  • ISBN 10 : 9780521719315
  • Total Read : 66
  • File Size : 17,7 Mb

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The Cambridge Companion to the Pre Raphaelites Summary:

A general introduction to the Pre-Raphaelite movement, treating both literature and visual art.