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The Resource Nature's truth : photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain, Anne Helmreich

Nature's truth : photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain, Anne Helmreich

Label
Nature's truth : photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain
Title
Nature's truth
Title remainder
photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain
Statement of responsibility
Anne Helmreich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Investigates why nineteenth-century British painters and photographers as diverse as the Pre-Raphaelites, P.H. Emerson, and Augustus John pursued truth to nature, and how contemporary science and philosophy informed their artistic practice and the critical reception of their work"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
PSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Helmreich, Anne
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and science
  • Nature (Aesthetics)
  • Photography
Label
Nature's truth : photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain, Anne Helmreich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Truth to nature and the "innocent eye" -- John Everett Millais and John Brett : the rise of imagination and the crisis of Pre-Raphaelitism -- P.H. Emerson and George Clausen : renouncing the quest -- Neorealism : truth to nature in modernist critical debate
Control code
ocn931860556
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780271071145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)931860556
Label
Nature's truth : photography, painting, and science in Victorian Britain, Anne Helmreich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Truth to nature and the "innocent eye" -- John Everett Millais and John Brett : the rise of imagination and the crisis of Pre-Raphaelitism -- P.H. Emerson and George Clausen : renouncing the quest -- Neorealism : truth to nature in modernist critical debate
Control code
ocn931860556
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780271071145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)931860556

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