Lenihan, Liam, The writings of James Barry and the genre of history painting, 1775-1809 , 
The writings of James Barry and the genre of history painting, 1775-1809 / Liam Lenihan.
- Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 
- Physical Description:
- xii, 206 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Reference LibraryNJ18.B2425 L46 2014 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Aesthetics, British -- 18th century.Aesthetics, British -- 19th century.Barry, James, 1741-1806 -- Philosophy.Barry, James, 1741-1806 -- Written works.Barry, James, 1741-1806.History painting.
- Introduction : James Barry's writings and the genre of history painting
- Barry's Inquiry into public taste
- The Progress of Human Culture as a narrative of Enlightenment
- Barry's Lectures on Painting and the Royal Academy of Arts
- Wollstonecraft's Reading of Milton and the Sublime of Barry, Fuseli and Blake
- Barry's Self-Portrait as Timanthes and his tenure as professor of painting
- Conclusion : History painting as a 'union of talents'.