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Tite, Catherine, 1975-

Portraiture, dynasty and power : art patronage in Hanoverian Britain, 1714-1759 / Catherine Tite.

Additional Title(s):

Art patronage in Hanoverian Britain, 1714-1759

Amherst, N.Y. : Cambria Press, c2010.
Physical Description:
xvi, 150 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Reference Library
N8219.K5 T58 2010 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Art -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Art patronage.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits.
Hanover, House of -- Art patronage.
Hanover, House of -- Portraits.
Portraits, British -- 18th century.

  • Introduction. Portraiture, space and concepts of the dynastic family
  • Sociable collecting : Caroline of Ansbach, gregarious consort and erudite connoisseur
  • Hanoverian courtly patronage in mid-eighteenth -century Britain
  • Alternative court culture : the artistic patronage of Frederick, Prince of Wales, and Augusta, Princess of Wales
  • Artistic patronage and dynastic alliances : Britain and Hesse Cassel
  • The royal image and the British country house.