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by Hugh Honour

  • Author: Hugh Honour
  • ISBN: 0719529271
  • ISBN13: 978-0719529276
  • ePub: 1660 kb | FB2: 1934 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: History & Criticism
  • Publisher: John Murray Publishers (September 1974)
  • Pages: 294
  • Rating: 4.9/5
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Hugh Honour FRSL (26 September 1927 – 19 May 2016) was a British art historian, known for his writing partnership with John Fleming. Chinoiserie: The Vision of Cathay. The Companion Guide to Venice. Their A World History of Art (.

After a book by Johan Nieuhof was published the 150 pictures encouraged chinoiserie, and became especially popular in the 18th century. Early ceramic wares in Meissen porcelain and other factories naturally imitated Chinese designs, though the shapes for "useful wares", table and tea wares, typically remained Western, often based on shapes in silver.

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The European Vision Of America: A Special Exhibition To Honor The Bicentennial Of The United States, Organized By The Cleveland Museum Of Art With The Collaboration Of The National Gallery Of Art, Was. Hugh Honour. The new golden land: European images of America from the discoveries to the present time.

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Home Honour, Hugh Chinoserie: The Vision of Cathay. Also, please note: If a book is large or has a shipping weight of over 4 pounds, international costs can run twice what is listed for the default rates. Chinoserie: The Vision of Cathay. Published by John Murray, London, 1961. Condition: VG+/VG Hardcover.

Patrick Hugh Honour was born in Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom on September 26, 1927

Patrick Hugh Honour was born in Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom on September 26, 1927. He received a bachelor's degree in 18th-century English literature from St. Catharine's College, Cambridge. Honour wrote several books on his own including Horace Walpole, Chinoiserie: A Vision of Cathay, The Companion Guide to Venice, Romanticism, The Image of the Black in Western Art: From the American Revolution to World War I, and The Venetian Hours of Henry James, Whistler, and Sargent. Honour organized the traveling exhibition The European Vision of America for the United States Bicentennial in 1976.

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