The Pre-Raphaelites

The Pre-Raphaelites

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In 1848 the governments and thrones of Europe were falling. In England politicalrevolution was averted but in that year three young students at the Royal Academy started an artistic revolution that was to reverberate through the rest of the century. Their names were Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais. They were united in their opposition to the prevailingartistc establishment.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 254 x 309.88 x 15.24mm | 1,065.94g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 116 colour illustrat
  • 0753802422
  • 9780753802427

About Christopher Wood

Christopher Wood is England's leading writer and broadcaster on Victorian art. Educated at St John's College, Cambridge, he spent fourteen years working at the London auction house, Christie's, becoming director of nineteenth-century paintings. He started his own gallery, specialising in Pre-Raphaelite and Victorian art, in 1977, and now works privately in London.show more

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