British vision : observation and imagination in British art, 1750-1950 / edited by Robert Hoozee with introductory essays by John Gage and Timothy Hyman.
- Additional Title(s):
Observation and imagination in British art, 1750-1950
- Brussels : Mercatorfonds ; c2007.
Ghent : Museum voor Schone Kunsten, c2007.
- Physical Description:
- 423 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), facsims., ports. ; 32 cm.
- Reference LibraryN6767 .B78 2007 (LC) OversizeAccessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- "This book was published on the occasion of the exhibition ...Museum voor Schone Kunsten Ghent, 6 October 2007 - 13 January 2008"--T.p. verso.
Joseph Wright of Derby, A philosopher lecturing on the Orrery / J. Gage.--Joseph Highmore, Mr. Oldham and his guests / M. Postle.--Ford Madox Brown, Work / T. Barringer.--James Gillray, The Faro table / T. Hyman.--Walter Sickert, L'Ennui, D. Peters Corbett.--Bill Brandt, Young housewife, Bethnal Green /M. Haworth-Booth --Thomas Jones, Buildings in Naples /M. Evans.--Thomas Girtin, View on the River Wharfe / A. Lyles.--John Constable, Flatford Mill / R. Hoozee.--Ford Madox Brown, An English autumn afternoon / J. Treuherz.--Roger Fenton, Double Bridge on the Machno / M. Haworth-Booth.--Paul Nash, Landscape of the Vernal Equinox (III) / D.F. Jenkins.--Victor Pasmore, The Snowstorm: spiral motif in black and white / A. Depmsey.--William Blake, The sea of time and space / D. Bindman.--John Martin, The Deluge / A. Trumble.--J.M.W. Turner, Interior of a great house: the drawing room, East Cowes Castle / I. Warrell.--William Holman Hunt, The scapegoat / C. Newall.--Jacob Epstein, Consummatum Est, R. Upstone.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-416) and index.
- Subject Terms:
- Art, British -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.Art, British -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.Art, British -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.Art, British -- Exhibitions.
- Society: Changing society
- British humour
- Modern life
- Landscape: Points of view
- Everyday landscape
- Atmosphere and detail
- Modern landscape
- The visionary.