art-treasures examiner

a pictorial, critical and historical record of the art-treasures exhibition at Manchester in 1857 : illustrated byupwards of 150 engravings on wood.
  • 300 Pages
  • 4.88 MB
  • English

Alexander Ireland & Co., W.H.Smith & Son , Manchester, London
Art -- Exhibit
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 300 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20676421M

The Art Treasures Examiner was an illustrated weekly periodical published over the art-treasures examiner book of the exhibition, which could then be assembled into a whole.

The work includes reproductions art-treasures examiner book critical appreciation of many of the works on show. The Art-Treasures Examiner: a pictorial, critical, and historical record of the Art-Treasures Exhibition, at Manchester, in   The Art-Treasures Examiner: a pictorial, critical, and historical record of the Art-Treasures Exhibition, at Manchester, in Item PreviewPages: Published by the Proprietors of the "Manchester Examiner and Times." Tuesday, May 5, "--Caption title.

"The object of the Art-Treasures Exhibition was to make known to the people of England the art-wealth of their own country, and, by inducing a greater familiarity with the beautiful, to increase and extend its refining influences.

An overdue study of a groundbreaking event, this is the first book-length examination of the Manchester Art Treasures Exhibition of The book examines aesthetic, social, and economic issues of the day, and follows the Exhibition's reverberations in the development of art history and museum practices to the present day.

A complete list of the exhibited works that are now in public. The committee published a page catalogue, a series of "Handbooks" by type of object, and an illustrated weekly periodical "The Art Treasures Examiner". An apparently satirical book by "Tennyson Longfellow Smith" of "Poems inspired by Certain Pictures at the Art Treasures.

Full text of "The Art-Treasures Examiner: a pictorial, critical, and historical record of the Art-Treasures Exhibition, art-treasures examiner book Manchester, in " See other formats. One of the best published records of the exhibition was The Art-Treasures Examiner: A Pictorial, Cricial, and Historical Record of the Art-Treasures Exhibition, at Manchester in Illustrated with two dramatic full-page plates printed in color by Leighton, and about wood-engravings, this small folio work was issued by Alexander Ireland.

The writing skill of Charles Allen Du Val is illustrated by his articles in the North of England also contributed four scholarly articles on painting and painters entitled Some Thoughts on the Spiritual in Art (4) to The Art Treasures Examiner, published in connection with the Art Treasures Exhibition held at Old Trafford, at which three of his pictures were exhibited.

Books and printed items; Archives and manuscripts; Collections. Digital Resources. Art Treasures Examiner of ; Manchester Association for Constitutional Order; The North Western Museum of Science and Industry: Some Reminiscences by Richard Hills; Criminal Manchester; The Cup of Destiny; Athenaeum Souvenir; Middle English Manuscripts.

Museum Bodies discusses the politics and practice of visitor studies, and the differentiation and exclusion of certain bodies on the basis of, for example, age, gender, educational attainment, ethnicity and disability.

Museums are more than ever concerned with size, demographic mix and the diversity of their audiences, and the ways in which visitors engage with and respond to institutional.

Guinness heir’s art treasures to be auctioned today Hundreds of fine antiques and paintings belonging to Guinness heir Garech Browne are due to go under the hammer at his Luggala estate in Co.

Shelly Barclay writes on a variety of topics from animal facts to mysteries in history. Her main focus is military and political history. She is a writer for the Boston History Examiner, Military History Examiner and the Boston American Revolution History Examiner.

She also writes for a local historical society newsletter. An article in the Art Treasures Examiner noted that “young factory operatives” were seen to be “crowded about the most showy pictures with evident delight” (Art Treasures in Manchester.

The Art Treasures of Great Britain was an exhibition of fine art held in Manchester, England, from 5 May to 17 October It remains the largest art exhibition to be held in the UK, possibly in the world, with o works on display.

It attracted over million visitors in the days it was open, about four times the population of Manchester at that time, many of whom visited on.

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Susan was born at Château La Tour, Vevay, in Switzerland. She was the daughter of William Thomas Beckford and his wife, the former Lady Margaret Gordon. Beckford was an art collector who made his.

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Stroll back to the gallery for art activities based around the fabulous exhibitions on display, prizes for completed treasure hunt quizzes and an opportunity to be one of the few people in the world to see inside the hallowed Collection Room, full of art treasures.

This book has been cited by the following publications. “Henry Esmond,” The Examiner, Novem–, in Tillotson and Hawes, eds., A Handbook to the Gallery of British Paintings in the Art Treasures Exhibition.

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