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Edwardian opulence : British art at the dawn of the twentieth century / edited by Angus Trumble and Andrea Wolk Rager ; with contributions by A. Cassandra Albinson [and others].

Trumble, Angus, (Added Author). Rager, Andrea Wolk, (Added Author). Albinson, A. Cassandra. (Added Author). Yale Center for British Art. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9780300190250
  • ISBN: 0300190255
  • Description: xiii, 417 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale Center for British Art [in association with] Yale University Press,

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Content descriptions

General Note: Catalog of the exhibition held February 28-June 2, 2013 at Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: The soldier, the king, and the proconsul: an Edwardian processional / Angus Trumble -- The glittering world: spectacle, luxury, and desire in the Edwardian age / Andrea Wolk Rager -- The Edwardian ancien régime / Elizabeth C. Mansfield -- Maximum exposure: modernizing the grand manner portrait for the Edwardian age / A. Cassandra Albinson -- Victorians and moderns / Pamela Fletcher -- History painting, spectacle, and performance / Imogen Hart -- The religion of art and nothing of life: Frederick H. Evans's A sea of steps / Alexander Nemerov -- "That's the life for a man like me": rural life and labor in Edwardian art and music / Tim Barringer.
Subject: Art, Edwardian > Themes, motives > Exhibitions.
Art, British > 20th century > Exhibitions.
Art > Great Britain > Themes, motives > Exhibitions.
Genre: Exhibition catalogs.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: British art at the dawn of the twentieth century
British art at the dawn of the 20th century