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Rothenstein, John 1901-1992

Overview
Works: 451 works in 1,454 publications in 4 languages and 15,737 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Catalogs  History  Records and correspondence  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Contributor, zxx, Redactor
Classifications: ND496, 759.2
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Most widely held works by John Rothenstein
Modern English painters by John Rothenstein( Book )

118 editions published between 1952 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A series of studies, chronologically arranged ... this work will constitute a history of modern English painting ... concerned with ... individual painters ... detailed treatment, both critical and biographical"--Cover
Turner by John Rothenstein( Book )

31 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British art since 1900, an anthology by John Rothenstein( Book )

25 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to English painting by John Rothenstein( Book )

56 editions published between 1933 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape painting by Konstantin Bazarov( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern English painters by John Rothenstein( Book )

21 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Augustus John by Augustus John( Book )

43 editions published between 1934 and 1955 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tate Gallery by John Rothenstein( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteenth-century painting; a study in conflict by John Rothenstein( Book )

12 editions published between 1932 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tate Gallery by John Rothenstein( Book )

22 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moderns and their world by John Rothenstein( Book )

16 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory overview of modern art discusses impressionism, cubism, abstration, the Nabis, the Fauves, Expressionists, Brücke, and the Blaue Reiter. Sixty-three painters are represented, with short biographies provided
Stanley Spencer, the man : correspondence and reminiscences by John Rothenstein( Book )

9 editions published between 1945 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra by Edward John Burra( Book )

14 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pot of paint; the artists of the 1890's by John Rothenstein( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of Camera by Jean Spaddy( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brave day, hideous night; autobiography, 1939-1965 by John Rothenstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second part of Sir John Rothenstein's autobiography begins with his taking up his duties as Director of the Tate Gallery, which he faced a discouraging situation. The Gallery's administration had collapsed the previous year; there was no official purchasing grant; the Turner Bequest was in lamentable condition and largely unknown; the leading artists of the emerging generation were unrepresented. Before he had time to make more than a beginning the War broke out, the collection was dispersed to places of safety, and the Gallery suffered heavy damage from bombing. With the return of peace Sir John applied himself to the task of securing the repair of the building, the re-construction of the collection, and the forming of an administration. In 1946 the Tate was partially reopened and for the first time a purchasing grant was established. The six years that followed were, Sir John believes, the most fruitful of his directorship. But in 1952 there came a savage attack on him
The poet's corner by Max Beerbohm( Book )

10 editions published in 1943 in English and German and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of Conder by John Rothenstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1938 and 1941 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Nash by John Rothenstein( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Burra by John Rothenstein( Book )

11 editions published between 1945 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An introduction to English painting
Alternative Names
John Rothenstein

John Rothenstein British art historian

John Rothenstein Brits kunsthistoricus (1901-1992)

John Rothenstein englischer Kunsthistoriker und Autor

Knewstub, Maurice

Knewstub, Maurice 1901-1992

Rothenstein, John

Rothenstein, John 1901-1992 Sir

Rothenstein, John 1901- Sir

Rothenstein, John b. 1901 Sir

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice 1901-1992

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice 1901-1992 Sir

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice 1901- Sir

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice, Sir, 1901-

Rothenstein, John Knewstub Maurice, Sir, 1901-1992

Rothenstein, John, Sir 1901-

Rothenstein, John, Sir 1901-1992

Rothenstein, John, Sir, b. 1901

Rothenstein, Sir John 1901-1992

Languages
English (491)

German (3)

Slovak (1)

Italian (1)

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