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Leighton Gallery at the V & A

Tim Barringer

Leighton Gallery at the V & A

the context, conservation and redisplay of the South Kensington frescoes

by Tim Barringer

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leighton of Stretton, Frederick Leighton, -- Baron, -- 1830-1896.,
  • Leighton House Gallery.

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    StatementTim Barringer.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 56-64 :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19128942M

    THE chief aim of this article is to identify and describe the signed cover designs by John Leighton on books in the British Library. 1 What follows is a summary of work in progress. 2 This reveals the enormous creativity and versatility of Leighton's cover designs, of which over four hundred have been traced to date. Leighton worked with many publishers, all of whom had London offices, or were. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Leighton Gallery.

    Statuette, bronze, 'The Sluggard', produced by Arthur Leslie Collie after the original plaster sketch model by Frederic Lord Leighton, England, ca. - Museum Number MGallery is a collection of boutique hotels dedicated to lovers of life, literature and culture. Each MGallery hotel stands as a gateway into another world – be it a bygone era, a hidden haven or a spectacular natural landscape. Start the day with a smile at MGallery .

    Leighton’s illustrations are nevertheless among the most distinctive of the series appearing in the Bible Gallery, and were reprinted in the pages of Art Pictures from the Old Testament in Described by the Dalziels as some of the ‘finest examples of Biblical art’ (Record, p), they repay close attention. Accomplishments. Frederic Leighton's work impresses with an intensity that seems entirely original. At the same time, it represents an important transitional phase between the Neoclassical and Academic History Painting of the early nineteenth century and those avant-garde movements of the later nineteenth century - Symbolism, Pre-Raphaelitism - which continued to place an emphasis on Nationality: British.


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