Woodson-Boulton, Amy, Transformative beauty , ©2012
Transformative beauty : art museums in industrial Britain / Amy Woodson-Boulton.
- Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, ©2012.
- Physical Description:
- xiii, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Reference LibraryN1020 .W66 2012 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-255) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Art and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Art and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.Art and state -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Art and state -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.Art museums -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.Art museums -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
- Introduction : recovering Victorian ideas about art, beauty, and society
- Ruskin, Ruskinians, and city art galleries
- The public house versus the public home : the debate over Sunday opening
- Collecting for art as experience, or Why Millais trumps Rembrandt
- Teaching through art : beauty, truth, and story
- A new narrative : from experience to appreciation.