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Victorian Art at the Art Institute of Chicago free pdf This volume focuses on a wide range of Victorian-era objects from Britain and the United States in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. The following topics are explored: still-life painting in nineteenth-century America- the burgeoning Victorian print market- a fascinating sketchbook used by Edward Burne-Jones- a spectacular Gothic-style British wine cabinet and a rare photographic album compiled by an aristocratic English family. Also featured, in a portfolio section, are other highlights from the museum's Victorian collection, including furniture, paintings, photographs, textiles and works on paper, by such noted artists as Julia Margaret Cameron, William Morris and John Everett Millais.

About Judith A. Barter

Judith A. Barter is curator of American Arts, Ghenete Zelleke is curator of European Decorative Arts and Martha Tedeschi is curator of Prints and Drawings, all at the Art Institute of Chicago. Debra Mancoff teaches at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Douglas Nickel is director of the Center for Creative Photography, Tucson.

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Author : Judith A. Barter
Publisher : Yale University Press
Data Published : 02 August 2005
ISBN : 0300113412
EAN : 9780300113419
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 96 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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