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Richard Wilson and the transformation of European landscape painting / edited by Martin Postle and Robin Simon ; with contributions by Steffen Egle, Oliver Fairclough, Rachel Flynn, Rosie Ibbotson, Jason M. Kelly, Lars Kokkonen, Kate Lowry, Bethany McIntyre, Martin Postle, Robin Simon, Paul Spencer-Longhurst, Ana María Suárez Huerta, Charlotte Topsfield, Scott Wilcox and Jonathan Yarker.

Other author/creatorPostle, Martin, editor.
Other author/creatorSimon, Robin, 1947- editor.
Included WorkSimon, Robin, 1947- Richard Wilson, Rome, and the transformation of European art.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New Haven : Yale Center for British Art ; [Cardiff] : Amguedda Cymru-National Museum Wales, [2014]
Descriptionxi, 348 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents Richard Wilson, Rome, and the transformation of European art / Robin Simon -- Rome and its British and Irish artists, 1730-50 / Jason M. Kelly -- "This is so important a Crisis of my life" : Wilson in Rome and the Vernet effect / Lars Kokkonen -- Marketing Wilson in Rome : the role of Thomas Jenkins / Jonathan Yarker -- Adolf Friedrich Harper and the reception of Richard Wilson in Germany / Steffen Egle -- Wilson, Mengs, and some British connections / Ana María Suárez Huerta -- Inspiration and imitation : Wilson, London, and "The School of Rome" / Martin Postle -- "Relenting Fortune weeps o'er Wilson's fate" / Scott Wilcox and Rosie Ibbotson -- An artist in his own country : Richard Wilson and Wales / Oliver Fairclough -- "This delightful artist" : cultural trends in the historiography of Richard Wilson / Paul Spencer-Longhurst -- Richard Wilson : methods and materials / Kate Lowry -- Catalogue. Rome in the 1750s -- Wilson and the Grand Tour -- Imitation and inspiration -- Buying and selling -- In the footsteps of Wilson -- Appendix : Wilson's family and his early training / Robin Simon.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 334-337) and index.
LCCN 2013031275

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