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Author Cruise, Colin

Title Pre-Raphaelite drawing / Colin Cruise

Publ Info New York : Thames & Hudson, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  N6767.5.P7 C78 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Fine Arts Stacks  N6767.5.P7 C78 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 248 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition "The Poetry of Drawing: Pre-Raphaelite Designs, Studies and Watercolours" held at the Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery January 29-May 15, 2011 and the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney June 17-September 4, 2011
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Drawings and drawing : a Pre-Raphaelite introduction -- The flat, the antique and the life : academic drawing and the Pre-Raphaelites -- Direct and heartfelt : early influences on Pre-Raphaelite drawing -- Studying nature attentively : Ruskin and Pre-Raphaelitism -- Drawing the circle : portraits, self-portraits and caricatures -- Pre-Raphaelite compositions : drawing history, drawing modernity -- The poetry of illustration : disseminating Pre-Raphaelite drawing in the 1850s and 1860s -- Working drawings : design and pattern from the Pre-Raphaelites to the arts and crafts movement -- The aesthetics of drawing from the 1860s to the 1890s : the Pre-Raphaelite influence
Note Copiously illustrated with pre-Raphaelite drawings from public and private collections around the UK, the book features an illuminating text by the renowned art historian Colin Cruise, offering a fresh and intimate perspective on this much-loved group of artists
LC subject Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood
Pre-Raphaelites -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions
Drawing, British -- 19th century -- Exhibitions
Add Author Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery
Art Gallery of New South Wales
ISBN 0500238812