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Women's art of the British Empire / Mary Ellen Snodgrass.
Creator:
Snodgrass, Mary Ellen, author.
Title:
Women's art of the British Empire / Mary Ellen Snodgrass.
Published/Created:
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
©2020
Physical Description:
xv, 169 pages ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Reference Library
N6767 .S56 2020 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-154) and index.
In Women's Art of the British Empire, Mary Ellen Snodgrass provides an overview of multiracial arts and crafts from Great Britain's empire. Drawing upon primary sources, this book encompasses a wide variety of artistic accomplishments, such as sewing and quilting, basketry and weaving, songwriting and dancing, or diaries, memoirs, editorials, and speeches. Each entry includes a comprehensive bibliography of primary and secondary sources as well as further readings on the female artists and their respective crafts.
Contents:
Amar, Ludu Daw -- Anahareo -- Bate, Daisy May -- Begum, Raj -- Behn, Aphra -- Bell, Gertrude -- Binaisa, Naomi -- Bird, Isabella -- Bishop, Anna -- Bloom, Freddy -- Bradley, Mary Morris -- Bunnag, Erb -- Burr, Theodosia -- Busby, Margaret -- Cumming, Constance -- Davies, Fanny -- Devi, Pragyasundari -- Dinesen, Isak -- Eaton, Fanny -- Evans, Mary Augusta -- Faiza, Aminath -- Gonne, Maud -- Gunn, Isobel -- Head, Bessie -- Hendrie, Margaret -- Holkar, Ahilyabai -- Hone, Eva Sydney -- Hooton, Elizabeth -- Irving, Lydia -- Jawara, Augusta -- Jowett, Alice -- Kaberry, Phyllis -- Kincaid, Jamaica -- Kirkcaldy, Rosemary -- Kwali, Ladi -- Lenshina, Alice -- Leonowens, Anna -- Lynch-Staunton, Sara Mary -- Makeba, Miriam -- Mikak -- Miller, Maria Morris -- Moodie, Susanna -- Murray, Edith -- North, Marianne -- Parker, Mary Ann -- Pullan, Matilda Marian -- Rhind, Ethel -- Rhys, Jean -- Robinson, Martha Elizabeth -- Sale, Florentia -- Selvanayagam, Grace -- Sidek, Khadijah -- Steel, Flora Annie -- Strickland, Mabel -- Stuart, Andrea -- Thanadelthur -- Thomas, Adelaide -- Traill, Catherine Parr -- White, Golde -- Whitty, Sophia -- Whyte, Kathleen -- Yaa Asantewaa -- Appendix A: Art genres -- Appendix B: Artists by British Colony -- Appendix C: Artist heritage.
Subject Terms:
Arts, British -- 19th century -- Themes, motives -- Encyclopedias.
Arts, British -- 20th century -- Themes, motives -- Encyclopedias.
Arts, British -- Themes, motives.
Great Britain.
Women artists -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Encyclopedias.
Women artists -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Encyclopedias.
Women artists.
Form/Genre:
Encyclopedias.
History.
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