Hogarth, France and British art : the rise of the arts in 18th-century Britain / Robin Simon.

Author
Simon, Robin, 1947- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[London] : Hogarth Arts ; Distributed by Paul Holbertson, 2007.
Description
[vi], 313 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 298-302) and index.
Contents
  • I: Hogarth, Thornhill, France and the French
  • Hogarth among the French, and the patriotism of Mary Edwards
  • Hogarth's French connections
  • Hogarth Watteau, and Voltaire
  • French art and theory
  • Garrick as Richard III in context
  • Plays and pictures 'in rehearsal'
  • Art, theatre, and old masters, in Britain and France
  • II: Hogarth's portraits and Augustan imitation
  • Hogarth, sculpture, and the paragone
  • Hogarth's histories: 'pretences and magnificences'
  • Hogarth and Pope
  • Hogarth's conversation pieces
  • Hogarth and the sound of music
  • The beggar's opera and A rake's progress
  • Becoming British ... and European.
ISBN
  • 0955406307
  • 9780955406300
OCLC
81249089
RCP
H - S
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