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theory and practice of neoclassicism in English painting

Ann M. Hope

theory and practice of neoclassicism in English painting

the origins, development, and decline of an ideal

by Ann M. Hope

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Painting, English -- 18th century.,
    • Neoclassicism (Art) -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [223]-238.

      StatementAnn M. Hope.
      SeriesOutstanding theses in the fine arts from British universities
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND466.5.N4 H67 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination417 p. :
      Number of Pages417
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2400248M
      ISBN 100824000900
      LC Control Number87030359

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The revival of a classical style or treatment in art, literature, architecture, or music. As an aesthetic and artistic style this originated in Rome in the mid 18th century, combining a reaction against the late baroque and rococo with a new interest in antiquity.

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