A Fair Field and No Favour
Hardback 376pp Illustrated 240x170mm
9780719080807   Product Code: 20807
A handful of well-known figures dominate our knowledge of women artists of the inter-war years in Britain, but beyond these celebrated few there were many more whose successful careers and reputations have fallen into obscurity. This illustrated study examines the reasons for this, focusing on the opportunities these artists had for exhibiting their work, the role of art criticism in the period, and the growing influence of modernism in the art market.