Orientalist Nineteenth Century Painting
In The East: Imagined, Experienced, Remembered, James Thompson, former lecturer in the History of Art at Trinity College, Dublin explores what Orientalism meant to nineteenth century European painters.
This catalogue showcases a number of paintings from the National Gallery of Ireland and largely unseen works from private collections by artists such as Turner, Fromentin and Delacroix and gives a fascinating insight into Western perceptions of the East.
Format: 183 pages, paperback.
Publisher: National Museums Liverpool (1988)
Dimensions: 290.6 x 210 x 15mm