Women Artists in Nineteenth-Century France and England. Their Art Education, Exhibition Opportunities and Membership of Exhibiting Societies and Academies, with an Assessment of the Subject Matter of their Work and Summary Biographies

New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1984. Hardcover. Blue cloth with silver titles on spines. Much text and 194 bw reproductions at end of Volume 2. VG+. Item #167999
ISBN: 9780824059897

Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral--Courtauld Institute of Art)./ Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, pages 229-249). Contents as follows: Art education. Art education in England Art education in France -- Exhibition. Mixed exhibitions in England and France (showing works by men and women) ; Membership of exhibiting societies and academies ; Societies of women artists ; One-woman exhibitions in England and France -- Subject matter in England. Classical subjects ; Literary subjects ; Portrait, landscape and still-life ; Female life ; Working women ; Women and art ; Working class life ; Conclusion -- Subject matter in France. Classical subjects ; Literary subjects ; Portraits ; Female Life ; Women and Art ; Working class life ; Still-life ; Landscape -- Biographies. Margaret Sarah Geddes (Mrs. William Carpenter) ; The Misses Sharpe (Charlotte, Eliza, Louisa, Mary Ann) ; Margaret Gillies ; Sarah Setchel ; Mary Ann Alabaster (Mrs. H. Criddle) ; Louisa and Fanny Corbaux ; Louisa Stuart (Marchioness of Waterford) ; Eliza Florence Fox (Mrs. Frederick Lee Bridell) ; Susan D. Durant ; Anna Blunden (Mrs. Francis Martino) ; Joanna Mary Boyce (Mrs. H.T. Wells) ; Henrietta Mary Ada Ward (Mrs. Edward Matthew Ward) ; Emily Mary Osborn ; Lucy Madox Brown (Mrs. William Michael Rossetti) ; Marie Spartali (Mrs. W.J. Stillman) ; Elizabeth Thompson (Lady Butler) ; Felicie de Fauveau ; Rosa Bonheur ; Henriette Browne ; Berthe Morisot ; Mary Cassatt ; Eva Gonzales ; Louise Breslau ; Virginie Breton (Mme Demont-Breton) ; Marie Bashkirtseff.

OCLC: 10374974

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