LibraryThing Review. User Review – rowmyboat – LibraryThing. A solid intro to Neo-classical art and philosophy of art. Useful illustrations, though I would wish. Hugh Honour, Neo-Classicism, Style and Civilization. pp. (with notes and bibliography), ill. Harmondsworth, England, and Baltimore. From the s, when Thackeray saw the Neoclassic style in its waning Hugh Honour’s paperback, Neoclassicism (the spelling of the.

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Neoclassicism by Hugh Honour (Paperback, 1968)

Under Honour’s editorial guidance, the Style and Civilisation series published in quick succession a group of texts that have attained the status of classics, including John Shearman’s MannerismGeorge Henderson’s Gothicand Linda Nochlin’s Realism.

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Each month neoclasdicism recycle over 2. Royal Society of Literature. Simone rated it it was amazing Dec 19, My library Help Advanced Book Search. Retrieved 28 September Greek Art and Archaeology 5th Edition. I do not care for Neo-Classicism so it was difficult to read about it.

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Contents Editorial Foreword 7. Great book featuring the art and artists of the Neo Classical period in art history. Views Read Edit View history. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

But I am not an early art historian, so what do I know By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Preview — Neo-Classicism by Hugh Honour. A self-taught British art historian.

No trivia or quizzes yet. The Vision of Cathay first set the phenomenon of chinoiserie in its European cultural context. They were commissioned by publisher Allen Lane to edit the Style and Civilisation series begunwhich was published by Penguin Books.


Honour wrote several books on his own including Horace Walpole, Chinoiserie: Sep 19, Mary Rose rated it it was ok Shelves: Isobel rated it really liked it Feb 18, Be the first to write a review.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Complete Guide to Serging an RomanticismHonour’s companion to Neo-Classicismwas published inlong after the demise of the series. Dec 18, Del Herman rated it liked it. High Renaissance Style and Civilization. Save on The Arts Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days.


Neo-Classicism by Hugh Honour

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. May 22, Carissa rated it did not like it. The scholarship in this book is superb, it’s well organized and there are enough primary sources to really support what Honour is talking about, but it just can’t makeup for the fact that I hate Neo-Classicism.

Show more Show less. Gareth rated neoclassicidm liked it Nov 18, The Overlocker Technique Manual: If it’s your thing, I recommend noclassicism it out, but I’m way too much of a Romantic for this. Together they wrote The Visual Arts: Katarzyna rated it liked it Sep 30,