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Robinson, Duncan

Overview
Works: 107 works in 196 publications in 1 language and 3,428 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Exhibition catalogs  History  Biography  Illustrated works  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Commentator, Other
Classifications: PR1851, 821.17
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Duncan Robinson
Stanley Spencer by Duncan Robinson( Book )

17 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Spencer (1891-1959) was the most original British painter of his era. This catalogue celebrates the achievements of an artist who continued to explore and develop over five decades. By 1914, aged only twenty-two, Spencer had completed a series of important religious works set in the Thameside village of his childhood. He experienced the First World War as a loss of Eden, yet his art was opened to complexities unguessed at in his Cookham innocence. An essay by Patrick Wright focuses on Spencer in the 1920s, uncovering a new cultural milieu and pointing to hidden themes in the murals he painted for Burchclere Chapel. Timothy Hyman charts Spencer's work as a process of autobiographical revelation, tracing his transition from the monumental Christian idealism of Giotto to his confrontation with raw reality and sexual fantasy in the crisis years of the 1930s. Both essays locate Spencer alongside his contemporaries, such as Otto Dix, Max Beckmann and Diego Rivera. Reproducing a large selection of his finest works, including several that are little known, this book offers fresh perspectives based on current research and presents a ground-breaking survey of the artist
William Morris, Edward Burne-Jones, and the Kelmscott Chaucer by Duncan Robinson( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Spencer, visions from a Berkshire village by Duncan Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morris & Company in Cambridge : catalogue by Duncan Robinson( Book )

15 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yale Center for British Art : a tribute to the genius of Louis I. Kahn by Duncan Robinson( Book )

7 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout he draws our attention to the dual nature of the Center as both a public museum and a research institute, a concept well understood and beautifully articulated in Kahn's organization of the building around two interior courts. The Yale Center for British Art is a building that works equally well for research scholars, for third-graders on their first visit to a museum, and for seasoned art lovers. No more and no less than any great building, Robinson and Finn show us, the Center is a work of art in its own right
Town, country, shore, and sea : British drawings and watercolours from Anthony Van Dyck to Paul Nash : an exhibition from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge by Duncan Robinson( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

European drawings from the Fitzwilliam : lent by the syndics of the Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge : organized and circulated by the International Exhibitions Foundation, 1976-1977 by International Exhibitions Foundation( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Worldviews : the watercolor diaries of Tony Foster by Duncan Robinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Nicholson : paintings, drawings & prints by William Nicholson( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century European drawings by Richard R Brettell( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Lehman was a member of the first generation of American collectors to embrace what we call modern art. This volume catalogues 207 nineteenth- and twentieth-century European drawings that are now part of the Robert Lehman Collection at the Metropolitan Museum. More than three-quarters of these drawings are French, but there are also sheets from Italy, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, and Great Britain. Most are from the nineteenth century, but Robert Lehman also acquired, in some cases from the artists themselves, a number of drawings made during his own lifetime."--Jacket
Stanley Spencer 1891-1959 : an exhibition, Brighton Art Gallery 24 July to 22 August 1976 [and others] by Arts Council of Great Britain( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains an introduction to the life of Chaucer, the Canterbury Tales, short poems, and his other works along with explanatory notes and textual notes, a glossary, and a proper name index
A Companion volume to the Kelmscott Chaucer( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man & measure : the paintings of Tom Wood by Duncan Robinson( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertainments licensing law and practice by Duncan Robinson( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Spencer, a modern visionary by Duncan Robinson( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kettle's Yard, University of Cambridge : an illustrated handlist of the paintings, sculptures and drawings by Duncan Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Mellon : a Cambridge tribute( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fitzwilliam Museum, 1848-1998 : one hundred and fifty years of collecting by Fitzwilliam Museum( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rainbow ribbons by Duncan Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Yale Center for British Art : a tribute to the genius of Louis I. Kahn
Alternative Names
Duncan Robinson British curator

Languages
English (100)

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The Yale Center for British Art : a tribute to the genius of Louis I. KahnWorldviews : the watercolor diaries of Tony FosterNineteenth- and twentieth-century European drawingsEntertainments licensing law and practice