The inspirational genius of Germany: British art and Germanism, 18501939

The inspirational genius of Germany: British art and Germanism, 18501939

by Manchester University Press

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781784993757
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 09/01/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Matthew C. Potter is a Senior Lecturer in Art and Design History at the University of Northumbria

Table of Contents

1. A new kind of Germanism: British artistic interest in Germany after Romanticism

2. Pre-Raphaelite Germanism: Ford Madox Brown and his circle

3. The twilight of the Nazarenes: Joseph Beavington Atkinson and British art-critical responses to Germany, 1850-86

4. Lord Leighton: made in Germany?

5. Blutgefühl and Bildung: Hubert Herkomer, Knight of Bavaria and the British empire

6. Germanist Symbolism in Britain: G.F. Watts, Walter Crane and the reception of Arnold Böcklin

7. Germanism repackaged: Kandinsky, Vorticism and the woodcut, 1909-18

8. Art and Germanism in the shadow of the First World War, 1918-39

Index

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