Beauty, Horror and Immensity

This book catalogues an exhibition of picturesque landscape held at the Fitzwilliam Museum in July and August 1981, illustrating wild and mountainous scenery of the British Isles. It presents the Picturesque as a stage between Augustian classicism and the romanticism of Constable and Wordsworth.

Genre
Art
Topics
art history
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Author
Peter Bicknell
Format
Paperback

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