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Pre-Raphaelites at Home

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Set against the background of an opulent and affluent Victorian art establishment, Pre-Raphaelites at Home tells the story of a fiery group of artists whose ideas — which were seen as revolutionary — and avant-garde lifestyle — deemed impossibly bohemian — were at odds with the conventional wisdom of the time.

Led by the charismatic Dante Gabriel Rossetti, the semi-secret Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood attracted some of the most colorful and complex personalities of the age, including William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais, Ford Madox Brown, and Edward Burne-Jones. These artists took their creative inspiration not from the works of other painters, but directly from nature. Female beauty was central to their art; friendship, to their lives.

The lively, entertaining narrative is lavishly illustrated throughout with beautiful color reproductions of Pre-Raphaelite paintings, as well as wonderful photographs of the artists and their homes and studios.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823042852
Author:
Todd, Pamela
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill Publications
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Pre-raphaelitism
Subject:
Painting, british
Subject:
Pre-Raphaelites
Copyright:
Series Volume:
1040
Publication Date:
2001
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192 p.
Dimensions:
10.74x8.44x.85 in. 2.49 lbs.

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