The Resource A noble art : amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800, Kim Sloan

A noble art : amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800, Kim Sloan

Label
A noble art : amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800
Title
A noble art
Title remainder
amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800
Statement of responsibility
Kim Sloan
Title variation
Amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The words 'amateur artist' conjure up a picture of Victorian ladies and gentlemen sketching in watercolours out of doors. This text challenges such an image, describing and illustrating over 200 works from the British Museum's collections
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sloan, Kim
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • NC228
  • N6766
LC item number
  • .S56 2000
  • .S58 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
British Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Museum
  • Drawing, English
  • Drawing, English
  • Watercolor painting, English
  • Watercolor painting, English
  • Art, Amateur
  • Artists
  • Art
  • Art, Amateur
  • Drawing, British
  • Painting, British
  • Drawing
  • Drawing
  • Painting, Modern
  • Art
  • Art, Amateur
  • Artists
  • Drawing, English
  • Watercolor painting, English
  • Schilderkunst
  • Tekenkunst
  • Amateurs
  • Ausbildung
  • Künstler
  • Laienkunst
  • Landschaftsmalerei
  • Malerei
  • Ausbildung
  • Künstler
  • Laienkunst
  • Landschaftsmalerei
  • Malerei
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • England
Label
A noble art : amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800, Kim Sloan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published for the Trustees of the British Museum."
  • Catalog for an exhibition held at the British Museum
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Virtue, Virtuosi, and Views -- 2. Learning to Limn -- 3. From 'Landskip' to Landscape -- 4. Writing Masters, 'Mathemats', Prospects and Antiquities -- 5. Creating Compositions -- 6. Amateurs at Home and Abroad -- 7. Muses and Sibyls
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780714126241
Lccn
00456263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43377150
  • (OCoLC)ocm43377150
Label
A noble art : amateur artists and drawing masters, c.1600-1800, Kim Sloan
Publication
Note
  • "Published for the Trustees of the British Museum."
  • Catalog for an exhibition held at the British Museum
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-251) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Virtue, Virtuosi, and Views -- 2. Learning to Limn -- 3. From 'Landskip' to Landscape -- 4. Writing Masters, 'Mathemats', Prospects and Antiquities -- 5. Creating Compositions -- 6. Amateurs at Home and Abroad -- 7. Muses and Sibyls
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780714126241
Lccn
00456263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)43377150
  • (OCoLC)ocm43377150

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