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The Resource The elements of life : biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England, Richard Wendorf

The elements of life : biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England, Richard Wendorf

Label
The elements of life : biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England
Title
The elements of life
Title remainder
biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wendorf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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Wendorf, Richard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Art and literature
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Portrait painting, British
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
The elements of life : biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England, Richard Wendorf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Representing the historical character -- Izaak Walton and John Evelyn -- Van Dyck and Stuart portraiture -- John Aubrey and Samuel Cooper -- Jonathan Richardson and Roger North -- Hogarth's dilemma -- Biography at mid-century: acts of complicated virtue -- Reynolds and 'The genius of life' -- Boswell's Flemish picture -- Epilogue: Gainsborough's butterfly
Control code
26354601
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st. issued in paperback with corrections
Extent
xxi, 308 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780198119791
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
gb 92010349
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.
Label
The elements of life : biography and portrait-painting in Stuart and Georgian England, Richard Wendorf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Representing the historical character -- Izaak Walton and John Evelyn -- Van Dyck and Stuart portraiture -- John Aubrey and Samuel Cooper -- Jonathan Richardson and Roger North -- Hogarth's dilemma -- Biography at mid-century: acts of complicated virtue -- Reynolds and 'The genius of life' -- Boswell's Flemish picture -- Epilogue: Gainsborough's butterfly
Control code
26354601
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st. issued in paperback with corrections
Extent
xxi, 308 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780198119791
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
gb 92010349
Other physical details
ill., facsims., ports.

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