The work of the Pre-Raphaelite BrotherhoodWilliam Morris, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Edward Burne-Jones, William Holman Hunt, and John Everett Millais, among othersis endlessly popular. This beautiful volume brings together for the first time the V&A's magnificent collection of Pre-Raphaelite art in all mediums.Furniture, jewelry, photography, book illustration, interior design, ceramics, and textiles are all represented alongside paintings and drawings, telling the fascinating story of the Pre-Raphaelite movement and its development into Aestheticism. In addition to showcasing many beautiful finished works, the book features preparatory drawings, which demonstrate the working practices of key members of the movement as well as their sources of inspiration. Emphasizing the close relationship between the fine and decorative arts in the works of the Pre-Raphaelites, the book sheds new light on this fascintating circle of artists.
Author Bio: Suzanne Fagence Cooper is the author of The Victorian Woman. She is an expert on the art of the Pre-Raphaelites and has a particular interest in the work of Edward Burne-Jones.
|Publisher:||Abrams, Harry N., Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||8.87(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)|
|Age Range:||13 - 18 Years|
Table of Contents
|1||The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood||10|
|2||The Next Generation||28|
|4||The Natural World||56|
|5||The Painter of Modern Life||64|
|6||Legends and Literature||73|
|8||Religion, Death and the Spirit||136|