The Golden Age of English Painting. From Reynolds to Turner - Exhibition catalogue

The Golden Age of English Painting. From Reynolds to Turner - Exhibition catalogue

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The 1760s, at the beginning of George III's reign, marked a turning point for British art, with the triumphant rise of Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792) and Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788), as well as the founding of the Royal Academy of Arts, of which Reynolds was the first president. Known ...
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Characteristics

Number of illustrations :
150
Museum :
Musée du Luxembourg
Dimensions :
23 x 27,1 x 1,9 cm
Size of the book :
Autres
EAN :
9782711874347
Reference :
EC407434

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Diffuseur :
1
Distributeur :
FLAMMARION SA

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Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792)

Sir Joshua Reynolds was born on July 16, 1723 in Plympton and died on February 23, 1792 in London, is a British painter and engraver specializing in portraiture. A member of the English School of Painting, he became the first President of the Royal Academy of Arts in London in 1768.