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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].


  • 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, 2013.

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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.
Trumble, Angus, editor of compilation. (Added Author). Rager, Andrea Wolk, editor of compilation. (Added Author). Albinson, A. Cassandra. (Added Author). Yale Center for British Art. (Added Author).

Additional Titles

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