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Model and supermodel : the artist's model in British art and culture / edited by Jane Desmarais, Martin Postle and William Vaughan.

Manchester, England ; Manchester University Press, c2006.
New York : Manchester University Press, c2006.
Physical Description:
xv, 169p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Reference Library
N7574 .M63 2006 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [162]-163) and index.
Subject Terms:
Artists' models -- Great Britain -- History.
Artists's models in literature.
Desmarais, Jane.
Postle, Martin.
Vaughan, William, 1943-
Prettejohn, Elizabeth.
Smith, Alison.
Suleman, Reena.
Hatt, Michael, 1960-
Wood, Catherine.

  • Naked civil servants: the professional life model in British art and society / Martin Postle.
  • Pre-raphaelite model / E. Prettejohn.
  • Model on the writers' block: the model in fiction from Balzac to du Maurier / J. Mesmarais.
  • Modelling Godiva: the female model as performer in Victorian England / A. Smith.
  • Still lives: the art of Edward Linley Sambourne / R. Suleman.
  • "Agreat sight" : Henry Scott Tuke and his models / M. Hatt.
  • Overexposed? The model in British figurative art from Sickert to Freud / W. Vaughan.
  • Paper dolls: the found model in contemporary art / C. Wood.