J. W. Waterhouse

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März 2005



A major monograph that presents a fresh appraisal of the eternally popular work of John William Waterhouse (1849-1917). A re-evaluation of the career of one of themost well-known Victorian artists whose paintings have become icons of femininity and recognised the world over.


Introduction 1 Italy and the Classical Heritage 2 Drama and Intensity 3 Myth, Poetry, Nature 4 'A Single Body of Expression' Epilogue: Revival of Fortune Notes Bibliography Index of Works General Index Acknowledgements


Peter Trippi is Director of the Dahesh Museum of Art, New York.


' ... scholarly and detailed book ...' Times Literary Supplement ' ... Trippi's sensitive description of the works and his attention to technique and the painted surface ... give his method innovation and insight.' Art Quarterly 'This is good social art history in a sumptuous format.' The Independent ' ... a must for Pre-Raphaelite fans.' The Argus
EAN: 9780714845180
ISBN: 0714845183
Untertitel: 220Abbildungen, dav. 200 farbige. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Phaidon Verlag GmbH
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2005
Seitenanzahl: 251 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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