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The Pre-Raphaelite tragedy.

Gaunt, William

The Pre-Raphaelite tragedy.

by Gaunt, William

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Published by Sphere in London .
Written in English


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Published simulataneously in hardback by Jonathan Cape.

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Open LibraryOL21323034M
ISBN 100351164189
OCLC/WorldCa540898432

Gaunt was fascinated by the Pre-Raphaelites, at that time undervalued as Victorian. He published in his most enduring title on that subject, The Pre-Raphaelite Tragedy. He completed an M.A. in In he published a collection of his drawings, called London Promenade. he married Mary Catherine Reilly Connolly (died, ). Buy The Pre Raphaelite Tragedy by Gaunt, William (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

LIZZIE SIDDAL PRE-RAPHAELITE (Hardback): The Tragedy of a Pre-Raphaelite Supermodel: Hawksley, Lucinda: Books -   It shows us why, a century and a half later, Pre-Raphaelite art retains its power to fascinate, haunt, and often shock its viewers. Calling themselves the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Everett Millais, and William Holman Hunt produced a statement of ideas that revolutionized art practice in Victorian England.

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Brimming with the author’s extensive knowledge of art and art theory, The Pre-Raphaelite Tragedy introduces all the key players – Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais, Edward Burne-Jones and William Morris, among others – and delves into the intimate dramas and revelations of their lives.

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The is the sad tale of the self-destruction of one of the best known female faces of the pre-Raphaelite period. The daughter of a hat maker, Lizzie Siddal was plucked from anonymity and thrown into the spotlight as the muse for many of the PR artists, and in particular Dante Gabriel Rosetti/5(62).

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Brimming with the author’s extensive knowledge of art and art theory, The Pre-Raphaelite Tragedy introduces all the key players – Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Holman Hunt, John Everett Millais, Edward Burne-Jones and William Morris, among others – and delves into all the intimate dramas and revelations of their lives.

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