The Resource The cult of beauty : the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900, edited by Lynn Federle Orr and Stephen Calloway; assisted by Esmé Whittaker

The cult of beauty : the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900, edited by Lynn Federle Orr and Stephen Calloway; assisted by Esmé Whittaker

Label
The cult of beauty : the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900
Title
The cult of beauty
Title remainder
the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lynn Federle Orr and Stephen Calloway; assisted by Esmé Whittaker
Title variation
Victorian avant-garde1860-1900
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PAI
Dewey number
  • 745
  • 700.942
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
  • N6767.5.A3
  • NX543
LC item number
  • C85 2011
  • .C84 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Calloway, Stephen
  • Orr, Lynn Federle
  • Whittaker, Esmé
  • Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Musée d'Orsay
  • Legion of Honor (San Francisco, Calif.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aesthetic movement (Art)
  • Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Label
The cult of beauty : the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900, edited by Lynn Federle Orr and Stephen Calloway; assisted by Esmé Whittaker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This edition published to accompany the exhibition held 18 Feb. - 17 June 2012 at the Legion of Honor, San Francisco having previously been held 2 Apr. - 17 Jul. 2011 at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and 12 Sept. 2011 - 15 Jan. 2012 at the Musée d'Orsay, Paris
  • Maroon cloth case binding; illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Contents
The search for a new beauty / Stephen Calloway -- The cult of beauty: the Victorian avant-garde in context / Lynn Frederick Orr -- 1. Literature and the Aesthetic movement / Susan Owens -- Walter Pater (1839-1894) / Colin Cruise -- 2. Aestheticism in painting / Elizabeth Prettejohn -- Early aesthetic photography: Julia Margaret Cameron and David Wilkie Wynfield / Hope Kingsley -- The Musical ideal in aesthetic art / Suzanne Fagence Cooper -- 3. The palace of art: artists, collectors and their houses / Stephen Calloway -- Japonisme / Christine M.E. Guth -- Blue-and-white china / Stephen Calloway -- Leighton and Aitchison / Esmé Whittaker -- The Aesthetic movement and architecture / Stefan Muthesius -- 4. Furnishing the aesthetic interior: manuals and theories / Penny Sparke -- Wallpapers / Gill Saunders -- Aesthetic textiles / Sonia Ashmore -- Art and utility: furniture fit for purpose / Frances Collard -- Ceramics / Sonia Solicari -- Aesthetic metalwork / Eric Turner -- 5. The Grosvenor gallery, patronage and the aesthetic portrait / Barbara Bryant -- The "Aesthetic" woman / Margaret D. Stetz -- Artists' frames / Lynn Roberts -- Much in little space: Whistler's white and yellow exhibition as an Aesthetic movement bell-wether / David Park Curry -- 6. Aestheticism in the marketplace: fashion, lifestyle and popular taste / Christopher Breward -- Women's dress / Edwina Ehrman -- Jewellery / Clare Phillips -- Punch and satire / Leonee Ormond -- Oscar Wilde / Susan Owens -- Patience and the theatre / Catherine Haill -- "Tired hedonists": the decadence of the Aesthetic movement / Stephen Calloway -- Religion and sexuality / Colin Cruise -- Late paintings / Elizabeth Prettejohn -- The new sculpture / Robert Upstone -- "The cult of indistinctness": art photography in the 1890s / Hope Kingsley -- The book beautiful / Stephen Calloway
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
U.S. edition
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9781851776948
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011935133
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2527003-01umb_inst
  • 2540973
  • (Sirsi) i9781851776290
  • (OCoLC)774992707
Label
The cult of beauty : the Victorian avant-garde 1860-1900, edited by Lynn Federle Orr and Stephen Calloway; assisted by Esmé Whittaker
Publication
Note
  • This edition published to accompany the exhibition held 18 Feb. - 17 June 2012 at the Legion of Honor, San Francisco having previously been held 2 Apr. - 17 Jul. 2011 at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and 12 Sept. 2011 - 15 Jan. 2012 at the Musée d'Orsay, Paris
  • Maroon cloth case binding; illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 256-260) and index
Contents
The search for a new beauty / Stephen Calloway -- The cult of beauty: the Victorian avant-garde in context / Lynn Frederick Orr -- 1. Literature and the Aesthetic movement / Susan Owens -- Walter Pater (1839-1894) / Colin Cruise -- 2. Aestheticism in painting / Elizabeth Prettejohn -- Early aesthetic photography: Julia Margaret Cameron and David Wilkie Wynfield / Hope Kingsley -- The Musical ideal in aesthetic art / Suzanne Fagence Cooper -- 3. The palace of art: artists, collectors and their houses / Stephen Calloway -- Japonisme / Christine M.E. Guth -- Blue-and-white china / Stephen Calloway -- Leighton and Aitchison / Esmé Whittaker -- The Aesthetic movement and architecture / Stefan Muthesius -- 4. Furnishing the aesthetic interior: manuals and theories / Penny Sparke -- Wallpapers / Gill Saunders -- Aesthetic textiles / Sonia Ashmore -- Art and utility: furniture fit for purpose / Frances Collard -- Ceramics / Sonia Solicari -- Aesthetic metalwork / Eric Turner -- 5. The Grosvenor gallery, patronage and the aesthetic portrait / Barbara Bryant -- The "Aesthetic" woman / Margaret D. Stetz -- Artists' frames / Lynn Roberts -- Much in little space: Whistler's white and yellow exhibition as an Aesthetic movement bell-wether / David Park Curry -- 6. Aestheticism in the marketplace: fashion, lifestyle and popular taste / Christopher Breward -- Women's dress / Edwina Ehrman -- Jewellery / Clare Phillips -- Punch and satire / Leonee Ormond -- Oscar Wilde / Susan Owens -- Patience and the theatre / Catherine Haill -- "Tired hedonists": the decadence of the Aesthetic movement / Stephen Calloway -- Religion and sexuality / Colin Cruise -- Late paintings / Elizabeth Prettejohn -- The new sculpture / Robert Upstone -- "The cult of indistinctness": art photography in the 1890s / Hope Kingsley -- The book beautiful / Stephen Calloway
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
U.S. edition
Extent
296 p.
Isbn
9781851776948
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011935133
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2527003-01umb_inst
  • 2540973
  • (Sirsi) i9781851776290
  • (OCoLC)774992707

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