A companion to British Art: 1600 to the present

Arnold, Dana and Corbett, David Peters, eds. (2013) A companion to British Art: 1600 to the present. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 9781405136297. [Book]


This companion is a collection of newly-commissioned essays written by leading scholars in the field, providing a comprehensive introduction to British art history.

A generously-illustrated collection of newly-commissioned essays which provides a comprehensive introduction to the history of British art
Combines original research with a survey of existing scholarship and the state of the field
Touches on the whole of the history of British art, from 800-2000, with increasing attention paid to the periods after 1500
Provides the first comprehensive introduction to British art of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries, one of the most lively and innovative areas of art-historical study
Presents in depth the major preoccupations that have emerged from recent scholarship, including aesthetics, gender, British art’s relationship to Modernity, nationhood and nationality, and the institutions of the British art world.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 'Landscape and national identity: the Phoenix Park Dublin.' Chapter in this book contributed by Dana Arnold.
Research Areas: A. > School of Art and Design > Fashion and Interiors
A. > School of Art and Design > Fashion and Interiors > Design and Urban Cultures cluster
Item ID: 11299
Depositing User: Devika Mohan
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2013 06:22
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2017 15:08
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/11299

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