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Bloomsbury Portraits : Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant and Their Circle (76 Edition)

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- A rare glimpse inside the Bloomsbury group - the circle of artists and writers that dominated English cultural life in the early 20th century - Profiles the lives and careers of Vanessa Bell (1879-1961) and Duncan Grant (1885-1978), the two painters in the Bloomsbury group - Examines their work both within the context of Bloomsbury and from the wider perspective of modern British art - Discusses their interactions with the personalities of their time, from Virginia Woolf and Lytton Strachey to Picasso, Deraln and Sickert

Synopsis:

The Bloomsbury painters and their circle greatly influenced British artistic taste during the early decades of this century. This revised edition attempts to dispel many of the myths and misconceptions that have surrounded their work.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-268) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780714829616
Author:
Shone, Richard
Publisher:
Phaidon Press
Location:
London :
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Individual Artist
Subject:
Painting - Other Specific Subjects
Subject:
Painters
Subject:
Bloomsbury group
Subject:
Techniques - Painting - Specific Subjects
Subject:
Individual Artists - General
Subject:
Art - Artists
Edition Number:
Paperback ed.
Series Volume:
bd. 135, nr. 5
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
9.66x8.29x.82 in. 2.09 lbs.

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Arts and Entertainment » Art » 16th to 19th Century
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Artists
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Painting » General
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Style and Design

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"Synopsis" by , The Bloomsbury painters and their circle greatly influenced British artistic taste during the early decades of this century. This revised edition attempts to dispel many of the myths and misconceptions that have surrounded their work.
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