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Title:
Black Victorians : black people in British art 1800-1900 / edited by Jan Marsh.
Alternate Title(s):
Black people in British art 1800-1900
Published/Created:
Aldershot [England] ; Lund Humphries, 2005.
Burlington, VT: Lund Humphries, 2005.
Physical Description:
208 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N6767.5.V52 B58 2005 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Reference Library is closed until further notice. For scans from the reference collection please email ycba.reference@yale.edu.


Reference Library
N6767.5.V52 B58 2005 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Reference Library is closed until further notice. For scans from the reference collection please email ycba.reference@yale.edu.

Classification:
Books
Notes:
Catalog of an exhibition held at Manchester Art Gallery, Oct. 1, 2005-Jan. 6, 2006 and Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Jan. 28-Apr. 2, 2006.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-205).
Contents:
The black presence in British art 1800-1900 / J. Marsh.--At home in England: Black imagery across the Atlantic / R. Clytus.--Observations and interpretation: travelling artists in Egypt / B. Llewellyn.--Vénus Africaine: race, beauty and African-ness / C. Nelson.--Icon of the age: "Africa", Victoria and The secret of England's greatness / J. Marsh.--Victorian photography and the mapping of the Black presence / C. Bressey.
Subject Terms:
Art, British -- 19th century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.
Art, Victorian -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Blacks in art -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Contributors:
Marsh, Jan, 1942-
Clytus, Radiclani. At home in England.
Llewellyn, Briony. Observations and interpretation: travelling artists in Egypt.
Nelson, Charmaine. Vénus Africaine: race beauty and African-ness.
Bressey, Caroline. Victorian photography and the mapping of the Black presence.
Manchester City Art Gallery.
Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery.
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