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Leighton of Stretton, Frederic Leighton, Baron, 1830–1896

Flaming June : the making of an icon / text by Susan Galassi, Patrick Monahan, Pablo Pérez d'Ors, Elizabeth Prettejohn, Daniel Robbins ; editor Catherine Blake.

London : Published by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Leighton House Museum, 2016.
Physical Description:
104 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Reference Library
NJ18.L531 A12 2016 (LC)
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Leighton House Museum, November 4, 2016 - April 2, 2017 and organised in collaboration with the Museo de Arte de Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-99) and index.
Subject Terms:
Leighton of Stretton, Frederic Leighton, Baron, 1830-1896. Flaming June -- Exhibitions.
Galassi, Susan Grace, writer of text.
Monahan, Patrick, writer of text.
Pérez d'Ors, Pablo, 1979- writer of text.
Prettejohn, Elizabeth, writer of text.
Robbins, Daniel, writer of text.
Blake, Catherine (Editor)
Leighton House (London, England), host institution.

  • Introductory essays: 'Flaming June', a Victorian masterpiece / Pablo Perez d'Ors
  • Leighton's path to 'Flaming June' / Susan Grace Galassi
  • Leighton's last academy / Elizabeth Prettejohn
  • 'No weakness or wavering': Leighton at work, 1894-1895 / Daniel Robbins
  • 'Flaming June': the accidental icon / Patrick Monahan
  • Leighton's late models / Daniels Robbins.