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The Letters of Thomas Gainsborough (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in Britis)

by John Hayes

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Published by Paul Mellon Center BA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800,
  • Individual artists,
  • Other prose: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Individual Painters - 18th Century,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Gainsborough, Thomas,
  • 1727-1788,
  • Correspondence,
  • England,
  • Gainsborough, Thomas,,
  • Painters

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318634M
    ISBN 100300087322
    ISBN 109780300087321

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Once described as “brilliant but eccentric too licentious to be published,” Gainsborough’s letters delighted his friends and they delight us.

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The letters, which include correspondence with Gainsborough's family and friends, are supplemented by 36 documents in the artist's own hand.

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Once described as "brilliant but eccentric too licentious to be published", Gainsborough's letters delighted his friends and they delight us.

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For 23 years he was the curator of Gainsborough's House in Sudbury. His most recent contribution to Gainsborough scholarship is his catalogue raisonné of Gainsborough's portraits published in February by the Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in Hugh Graham Belsey, MBE, (born May ) is a British art historian Ratings: 0.

This book gathers together all the known letters by the illustrious eighteenth-century British painter and connects them with a narrative of Gainsborough's life that gives the correspondence a Format: Paperback.

This book gathers together all the known letters by the illustrious eighteenth-century British painter and connects them with a narrative of Gainsborough\'s life that gives the correspondence a biographical coherence.\" \"The letters reveal a man who was generous and warm-hearted, devoted to his family and friends, convivial, often dissipated yet modest and God-fearing, usually sensible in his own affairs and.

Most people, if the name of Thomas Gainsborough were thrown into the ring, would be more than happy to add him to our list of painters. It is only those lucky enough to have come across his letters who will know that he is also more than worthy of inclusion in the ranks of the writers.

As a letter writer Henry Bate-Dudley said of him "a selection of his letters would offer the world as much originality and beauty as is ever traced in his paintings".

In the s, Gainsborough used a device he called a "Showbox" to compose landscapes and display them backlit on : Thomas Gainsborough, 14 May (baptised).

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations, facsimiles. Once described as 'brilliant but eccentric too licentious to be published', Gainsborough's letters delighted his friends and they delight us. This book gathers together all the known letters by the illustrious eighteenth-century British painter and connects them with a narrative of Gainsborough's life that gives the correspondence a biographical coherence.

The letters reveal a man who was. The portrait and landscape painter Thomas Gainsborough was born at Sudbury, Suffolk, the fifth son of a cloth merchant.

He was apprenticed at the age of thirteen to a London silversmith, and was taught by Hubert Gravelot, a French book-illustrator. By he had established his own studio in London. Thomas Gainsborough () was one of the masters of 18th-century art. This stunning book, published to accompany a major international exhibition covering the artist's entire career, reveals the sheer range, quality, and originality of Gainsborough's work, from his engagingly naturalistic landscapes and touching images of children to his sophisticated and glamorous4/5(10).The collection of works on paper includes drawings by Gainsborough and his contemporaries, as well as prints by or after Gainsborough and other eighteenth-century artists.

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