Franklin

Portraiture, dynasty and power : art patronage in Hanoverian Britain, 1714-1759 / Catherine Tite.

Author/Creator:
Tite, Catherine, 1975-
Other Title:
Art patronage in Hanoverian Britain, 1714-1759
Publication:
Amherst, N.Y. : Cambria Press, c2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 150 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Subjects:
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Portraits.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Art patronage.
Hanover, House of -- Portraits.
Hanover, House of -- Art patronage.
Portraits, British -- 18th century.
Art -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Contents:
Introduction. Portraiture, space and concepts of the dynastic family
Sociable collecting : Caroline of Ansbach, gregarious consort and erudite connoisseur
Hanoverian courtly patronage in mid-eighteenth -century Britain
Alternative court culture : the artistic patronage of Frederick, Prince of Wales, and Augusta, Princess of Wales
Artistic patronage and dynastic alliances : Britain and Hesse Cassel
The royal image and the British country house.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1932 Fund.
Contributor:
Class of 1932 Fund.
ISBN:
9781604976786 (alk. paper)
1604976780 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
498418112
Publisher Number:
99942618981
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy