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Nineteenth-century theories of art

Author: Joshua C Taylor
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1987.
Series: California studies in the history of art, 24.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of writings that offers a thematic approach to understanding the various theories of art that illumined the direction of nineteenth-century artists as diverse as Tommaso Minardi and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua C Taylor
ISBN: 0520048873 9780520048874 0520048881 9780520048881
OCLC Number: 13456479
Description: xii, 563 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Discourses on art (1771) / Sir Joshua Reynolds --
The art of seeing in the fine arts of design according to the principles of Sulzer and Mengs (1781) / Francesco Milizia --
The jury of art (1793) / Jacques-Louis David --
Essay on picturesque beauty (1792) / William Gilpin --
A new method of assisting the invention in drawing original compositions of landscape (1785) / Alexander Cozens --
The dreams of Orestes by Berthon (1817-1818) / Edmé-François Antoine Miel --
On the end of imitation in the fine of Arts (1823) / Quatremère de Quincy --
Commentaries on art / J.A.D. Ingres --
Outpourings from the heart of an art-loving monk (1797) / Wilhelm Wackenroder --
A descriptive cataogue of pictures (1809) / William Blake --
Marginalia to Reynold's discourses (ca. 1808) / William Blake --
The beauties of Christianity (1802) / François René, Vicomte de Chateaubriand --
Diaries and letters (1811, 1814) / Friedrich Overbeck --
On Naïveté in the arts (1822) / Adolphe Thiers --
On the essential quality of Italian painting from its Renaissance to the period of its perfection (1834) / Tommaso Minardi --
The poetry of Christian art (1836) / A.F. Rio. "The Beards" of 1800 and "The Beards" of today (1835) / Étienne-Jean Delécluze --
What is Romanticism? (1846) / Charles Baudelaire --
Journals (1824-1847) / Eugène Delacroix --
Advice to a student on painting, particularly on landscape (1800) / Pierre-Henri de Valenciennes --
Letter to Daniel Runge (1802) / Philipp O. Runge --
Nine letters on landscape painting (1831) / Carl G. Carus --
Essays (1836-1841) / Ralph W. Emerson --
Preface to the second edition of Modern painters (1844) / John Ruskin --
Letters and notes on painting (1802-1836) / John Constable --
Letters and reflections on painting / Camille Corot --Articles from the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1816) / Benjamin R. Haydon & William Hazlitt --
To Théodore Rousseau (1844) / Théophile Thoré --
Courbet : The burial at Ornans (1861) / Champfleury --
Selected writings (1858-1863) / Jean-François Millet --
Selected Writings (1855-1870) / Gustave Courbet --
New tendencies in art (1857) / Théophile Thoré --
The philosophy of art (1865) / Hippolyte Taine --
Concerning the principle of art and its social purpose (1857) / Pierre-Joseph Proudhon --
The art of the people (1882) / William Morris --
Édouard Manet (1867) / Émile Zola. Art at the moment (1866) / Émile Zola --
Telemaco Signorini (1884) / Adriano Cecioni --
Vincenzo Cabianca (ca. 1884) / Adriano Cecioni --
The Impressionists (1876) / Émile Blémont --
The exhibition of the Impressionists (1877) / Georges Rivière --
The principles of harmony and contrast of colours, and their applications to the arts (1839) / Michel-Eugène Chevreul --
The grammar of painting and engraving (1869) / Charles Blanc --
The Impressionists in 1886 / Félix Fénéon --
Neoimpressionism (1887) / Félix Fénéon --
The fifth Promotrice exhibition, letters IV & V (1868) / Vittorio Imbriani --
Mr. Whistler's "Ten O'Clock" (1885) / James M. Whistler --
On judging works of visual art (1876) / Conrad Fiedler --
The chromatic circle (1888) / Charles Henry --
Letter to Maurice Beaubourg (1890) / Georges Seurat --
Seurat (1891) / Gustave Kahn.
Series Title: California studies in the history of art, 24.
Responsibility: [edited by] Joshua C. Taylor.
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