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The Aesthetes

a sourcebook

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetic movement (Art).,
  • Arts, British -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 203-204.

    Statementedited by Ian Small.
    ContributionsSmall, Ian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX543 .A44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 204 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4424869M
    ISBN 100710001452, 0710001460
    LC Control Number79040247

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By the end of the nineteenth century, the robust virtues of the Victorian age began to be undermined by the first stirrings of the Aesthetic movementAuthor: Ian (ed.) Small.Elizabeth Katherine Porcel was born and raised in Long Island, NY.

She studied at the Ebook Institute, completed an AAS in Mortuary Science at Nassau Community College and completed her BFA (summa cum laude) in painting at Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta.