Paintings and Drawings From the Tate Collection
Hardback 192pp Illustrated 295x234mm
9781854375216   Product Code: 22377
In September 1848 John Everett Millais, William Holman Hunt and Dante Gabriel Rossetti formed the revolutionary Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, dedicated to the ideals and spirituality of early Italian painters and 'truth to nature'. Drawing on the Tate collection, this catalogue of a touring exhibition explores how the Pre-Raphaelites brought a new aesthetics to subjects from real life, mythology and literature in a detailed introduction and commentaries on the 67 works reproduced. With brief biographies of 21 artists.