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Creator:
Nead, Lynda
Title(s):

The tiger in the smoke : art and culture in post-war Britain / Lynda Nead.

Published/Created:
New Haven : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press, [2017]
Physical Description:
vii, 407 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
N72.S6 N42 2017 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 378-399) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Art and society.
Color in visual communication.
Color in visual communication.
Domestic space -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Domestic space.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Great Britain.
Social conditions.
Visual perception.
Visual perception.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contributors:
Historical Design, Inc, organizer, host institution.
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  • The tiger in the smoke
  • Broken buildings and 'horrid empty spaces'
  • To let in the sunlight
  • Learning to think in colour
  • 'Thirty thousand colour problems'
  • Battersea, Whitechapel and the colours of culture
  • Bill and Betty set up home
  • An English Sunday afternoon
  • Woman in a dressing gown.