The Diary of Joseph Farington: Index Volume

Joseph Farington

Curatore: Evelyn Newby
Anno: 1998
Rilegatura: Hardback
Pagine: 1068 p.
Testo in English
Dimensioni: 210 x 140 mm
Peso: 1252 gr.
  • EAN: 9780300075779
pagabile con 18App pagabile con Carta del Docente

Articolo acquistabile con 18App e Carta del Docente

Approfitta delle promozioni attive su questo prodotto:

€ 83,45

€ 98,18

Risparmi € 14,73 (15%)

Venduto e spedito da IBS

83 punti Premium

Disponibile in 4/5 settimane

Quantità:
Descrizione
Joseph Farington (1747-1821) was a professional landscape and topographical artist. Through his extensive involvement in the affairs of the Royal Academy and his wide circle of friends he was extraordinarily well-informed about the affairs of his day. His diary, which he kept meticulously from 1793 until his death, was published by Yale University Press in sixteen volumes between 1978 and 1984. It comprises not only a detailed record of his actions and observations as an influential figure in the London art world but is also an absorbing record of the social, political, and literary developments of the period. The long-awaited index volume provides access to Farington's fascination with criminal trials, elections, and frequent Royal scandals of the day as well as the recurrent subject of the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars in Europe.