Forsaith, Peter S., Image, identity and John Wesley , 2018
Image, identity and John Wesley : a study in portraiture / Peter S. Forsaith.
- Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
- Physical Description:
- xvi, 209 pages, 58 unnumbered pages of plates : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm.
- Reference LibraryN7628.W46 F67 2018 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-204) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Wesley, John, 1703-1791 -- Portraits.Wesley, John, 1703-1791.
- 'A far greater genius than Sir Joshua': some issues and complexities around the portraiture
- 'This melancholy employment': portraits from the life to 1780
- 'I yielded to importunity': portraits from the life, 1781-91
- Prints and posthumous portraits: spreading and selling the image
- Scene paintings
- Pottery and sculpture: a note
- No striking likeness?: images and ambiguities
- 'The pious preacher': satire
- 'Of pictures I do not pretend to be a judge': John Wesley and art
- Image, identity and institution: constructing a canon
- Conclusions: visualising Mr Wesley.