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Edward Burne-Jones

Author: David Peters Corbett
Publisher: London : Tate, 2004.
Series: British artists.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by medieval, classical and biblical themes, Edward Burne-Jones's paintings of graceful women, angels, gods and heroes, often in pensive or sad poses or asleep, are dreamlike, romantic and sentimental. One of the most successful of the late Victorian painters his art defined the 'dream world' of late nineteenth-century Aestheticism and the role of art as an alternative to the vulgar and disturbing world of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peters Corbett, David, 1956-
Edward Burne-Jones.
London : Tate, 2004
(OCoLC)744463164
Named Person: Edward Coley Burne-Jones; Edward Coley Burne-Jones; Edward Coley Burne-Jones, Sir
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Peters Corbett
ISBN: 1854374354 9781854374356
OCLC Number: 56648807
Description: 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. The nicest young fellow in dreamland --
2. Exile and achievement --
3. The Grosvenor gallery and fame --
4. Avalon.
Series Title: British artists.
Responsibility: David Peters Corbett.

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Inspired by medieval, classical and biblical themes, Edward Burne-Jones's paintings of graceful women, angels, gods and heroes, often in pensive or sad poses or asleep, are dreamlike, romantic and sentimental. One of the most successful of the late Victorian painters his art defined the 'dream world' of late nineteenth-century Aestheticism and the role of art as an alternative to the vulgar and disturbing world of the everyday. This study throws light on the inspiration and working practices of this romantic artist.

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