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British painters

Edgcumbe Staley

British painters

their story and their art

by Edgcumbe Staley

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Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Painters -- Great Britain,
  • Painting, British

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby J. Edggumbe Staley ; with twenty-four examples in colour of their work.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 280 p., [24] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20430155M

    A relatively stable monarchy in concert with a powerful landed aristocracy provided continuity and patronage. The portrait miniature flourished. Portraits and caricatures accounted for a significant percentage of the prints made for sale or as book illustrations. Ceramics, silhouettes, coins, medals, and waxes bore likenesses. A Dictionary Of British Military Painters book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for : Arnold Wilson.

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    English: Identifier: britishpaintersw00newy (find matches) Title: British painters; with eighty examples of their work engraved on wood Year: Authors: Subjects: Painters -- Great Britain Painting -- Great Britain Publisher: New York, D. Appleton Contributing Library: New York Public Library Digitizing Sponsor: MSN View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry. Pages in category "British painters" The following 9 pages are in this category, out of 9 total.


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A Gallery of British art: containing engravings on steel, from the works of distinguished British painters, with descriptive text. [William Mulready, E Landseer, George Chambers, J E Millais, D W Nicholls, J Tennant, F R Lee, C J Lewis, T S Cooper, H Le Jeune, J A Hammersley, Homan Hunt, Alexander Johnston, G B O'Neill, C Lance, Henry Waren, Peter Lely, G H Fripp, J Nash, ClarkPrice: $ Best English Painters Born • Frederick Yeates Hurlstone () Genre/subject painter, noted for works like Scene from Gil Blas (Tate Gallery).

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