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Waterhouse, John William 1849-1917

Overview
Works: 60 works in 110 publications in 7 languages and 2,337 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Poetry  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Catalogs  Illustrations 
Roles: Illustrator, Honoree, Artist
Classifications: ND497.W265, 759.2
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The art and life of J.W. Waterhouse, RA, 1849-1917 by Anthony Hobson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J. W. Waterhouse (1849-1917) : betoverd door vrouwen ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tentoonstellingscatalogus bij het werk van de Britse prerafaëlitische schilder J.W. Waterhouse (1849-1917)
J.W. Waterhouse by Peter Trippi ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Présente la vie et l'oeuvre du peintre britannique victorien John William Waterhouse (1849-1917). Etudie son contexte historique et artistique, sa formation, ses sources d'inspiration, son intérêt pour des thèmes mythologiques et légendaires, ses rapports avec les courants préraphaélite, académiste, impressionniste, naturaliste et symboliste, son processus créatif, etc
J.W. Waterhouse, R.A. by R. E. D Sketchley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J.W. Waterhouse : the modern Pre-Raphaelite by John William Waterhouse ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This survey presents the work of John William Waterhouse (1849-1917), one of Britain's best-loved nineteenth-century painters. Although Waterhouse's compelling scenes are admired worldwide, the story of the man behind them is relatively little known. In these pages, he emerges as the 'modern Pre-Raphaelite', steeped in the colourful emotionalism of Rossetti, Millais and Holman Hunt, but also aware of exciting pictorial innovations that were taking place in France during the later nineteenth century." "Capturing the visual impact of the artist's richly coloured and seductive canvases, this book explores Waterhouse's particular vision of femininity. Especially significant to him were the intense passions celebrated by Homer and Ovid in their retellings of classical myths, by Shakespeare, and by Tennyson and Keats in Romantic verse. His engagement with these poets is revealed in such magnificent pictures as The Lady of Shalott, St Cecilia, Hylas and the Nymphs and A Mermaid." "Sumptuously illustrated and with contributions from leading authorities on Victorian art, this book places Waterhouse's renowned paintings in their proper context and demonstrates his distinctive role in the history of British art."--BOOK JACKET
Myth and romance : the art of J.W. Waterhouse by John William Waterhouse ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J.W. Waterhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
J W uōtāhausu ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lady of Shalott by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson ( )
3 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the poem about the fate of the beautiful Lady of Shalott
Waterhouse, John William ( )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a biographical sketch and a sample of the work
Jei daburyū wōtāhausu ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sztuka obłapiania : polski wiersz erotyczny ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eco y Narciso by Sara Navas San-Millán ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Waterhouse by Aubrey Noakes ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biografi om den engelske maler John William Waterhouse (1849-1917) og hans kunst
Gather ye rosebuds while ye may by John William Waterhouse ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of John William Waterhouse : eclecticism in late nineteenth-century British painting by Andrew Bolton Marvick ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Scenes from Greek mythology] ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
John William Waterhouse
Waterhouse, J. W.
Waterhouse, J. W. 1849-1917
Waterhouse, J. W. (John William), 1849-1917
Waterhouse John (1849-1917).
ウォーターハウス, J. W
Languages
English (64)
Japanese (6)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (2)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Polish (1)
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