The Art of Bloomsbury: Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant :: Richard Shone with Essays by James Beechey & Richard Morphet

The Art of Bloomsbury: Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant :: Richard Shone with Essays by James Beechey & Richard Morphet soon to be presented for sale on the first-class BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Tate Gallery Publishing, 1999, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at the Tate Gallery, London, 4th November 1999 30th January 2000; The Huntingdon Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California, 4th March 30th April 2000; Yale Centre for British Art, New Haven Connecticut, 20th May 2nd September 2000;

From the cover: The artists of Bloomsbury, Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant, played a prominent role in the development of modernist painting in Britain. Their work was often audacious and experimental, and had considerable influence on British art and design in the twentieth century.

This catalogue, published to accompany the first major exhibition of the Bloomsbury painters ever to be held in Britain, provides a new look at the visual side of a movement that is more generally known for its literary achievements. Catalogue entries on two hundred works, all ill…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper nicked at the top corner of the lower panel. Gift inscription to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.

Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 296 pages. Index. Bibliography. 12″ x 9½”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I fascinate you with a carefully selected medley featured in my Art Exhibitions catalogue?

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