By: HOGARTH, WILLIAM; PAULSON, RONALD (EDITED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY).
Yale University Press, New Haven & London: 1997.:
Seller ID: 73883X2
Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book.
Born three hundred years ago in Smithfield, London, William Hogarth established himself as a central figure in eighteenth-century English culture through his paintings, engravings, and outspoken art criticism. In this new edition of Hogarth's Analysis of Beauty a unique work combining theory with practical advice on painting Ronald Paulson includes the complete text of the original work; an introduction that places the Analysis in the tradition of aesthetic treatises and Hogarth's own "moral" works; extensive annotation of the text and accompanying illustrations; and illuminating man... View More...