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Author Zoffany, Johann, 1733-1810.

Title Johan Zoffany RA : society observed / edited by Martin Postle ; with contributions by Clarissa Campbell-Orr ... [et al.].

Imprint New Haven : Yale Center for British Art ; London : Royal Academy of Arts ; New Haven : In association with Yale University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    759.2 ZOFFANY,J JOH    Available
Description 312 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.
Note Catalog accompanying an exhibition held at the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn., Oct. 27-Feb. 12, 2012, and at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, Mar. 10-June 10, 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Johan Zoffany : an artist abroad / Martin Postle -- 'Strong impressions of their art' : Zoffany & the theatre / Robin Simon -- Six courts and four empires : Zoffany as courtier / Clarissa Campbell Orr -- 'Peculiarly happy at taking likenesses' : Zoffany & British portraiture / Kate Retford -- A passage through India : Zoffany in Calcutta & Lucknow / Maya Jasanoff -- In Zoffany's footsteps : journeys in upper India, past & present / Charles Greig -- Zoffany's painting technique : the Drummond family in focus / Jessica David -- The early years -- Zoffany, Garrick & the London stage -- Zoffany at court -- Zoffany & the Royal Academy -- Italy, old masters & the antique -- Portraits & conversations -- A passage to India -- Revolution, reaction & retirement.
Subject Zoffany, Johann, 1733-1810 -- Exhibitions.
Zoffany, Johann, 1733-1810 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Added Author Postle, Martin.
Orr, Clarissa Campbell.
Yale Center for British Art.
Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)
ISBN 9780300176049 (alk. paper)
030017604X (alk. paper)

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