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Portrait of a lady? : Ruin & reputation in the Georgian era / with a preface by Hallie Rubenhold, exhibition curator.

[Bath, England] : No. 1 Royal Crescent, 2014.
Physical Description:
142 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Reference Library
ND1329.3.W6 P67 2014 (LC)
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"This catalog accompanies an exhibition at No. 1 Royal Crescent, Bath which runs from Friday 16 May - Sunday 14 December 2014."--T.p.
"It was a great honor to be approached by Edward Bayntun-Coward and the Bath Preservation Trust to curate this exhibition of a private collection of eighteenth century mezzotint portraits. Together they provide a unique glimpse into how the Georgians viewed women and what female qualities they prized enough the [sic] immortalise in print"--Preface.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 142) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art, Georgian -- Exhibitions.
Exhibitions -- England -- Bath -- History -- 21st century.
Mezzotint engraving -- Exhibitions.
Women -- History -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.
Women -- Portraits -- Exhibitions.
Bayntun-Coward, Edward.
Rubenhold, Hallie.
Bath Preservation Trust.