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Whipping the herring : survival and celebration in nineteenth-century Irish art / [editor, Peter Murray].
Title:
Whipping the herring : survival and celebration in nineteenth-century Irish art / [editor, Peter Murray].
Published/Created:
Cork : Crawford Art Gallery ; 2006.
Kinsale : Gandon Editions, 2006.
Physical Description:
264 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 x 26 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
N6788 .W45 2006 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-259) and index.
Published in conjunction with exhibition at Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, 4 May-26 Aug., 2006.
Contents:
Realism versus romanticism in framing national identity / Peter Murray.--Representation of everyday life in Irish painting of the 19th century: the European context / Julian Campbell.--Rural life through artists' eyes: an interdisciplinary approach / Claudia Kinmonth.--Dark side of Irish landscape: depictions of the rural poor, 1760-1850 / Tom Dunne.
Subject Terms:
Art, Irish -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Ireland -- Rural conditions -- In art.
Painting, Irish -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Rural poor in art -- Exhibitions.
Contributors:
Murray, Peter, 1956-
Campbell, Julian.
Kinmonth, Claudia.
Dunne, Tom, 1939-
Crawford Municipal Art Gallery.
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