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The pre-raphaelites [electronic resource]. Robert de la Sizeranne.

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  • ISBN: 9781780428154 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781783103270 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: In Victorian England, with the country swept up in the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelites, close to William Morris’ Arts and Crafts movement, yearned for a return to bygone values. Wishing to revive the pure and noble forms of the Italian Renaissance, the major painters of the circle (such as John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Holman Hunt) favoured realism and biblical themes over the academicism of the time. This work, with its captivating text and rich illustrations, describes with enthusiasm this singular movement which notably inspired Art Nouveau and Symbolism.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Dover : Parkstone International, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 62474 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9019 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device. (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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