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Art in the Age of Queen Victoria

Treasures from the Royal Academy of Arts Permanent Collection

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms,
  • Exhibition Catalogs,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • British Isles,
  • Europe,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum,
  • European,
  • Art / History / European,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General,
  • 19th century,
  • Art, British,
  • Art, Victorian,
  • Catalogs,
  • England,
  • Great Britain,
  • London

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaryAnne Stevens (Editor), Julian Treuherz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318489M
    ISBN 100300079974
    ISBN 109780300079975

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    The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. ( - ). Queen Victoria in (Age 41 years) and her daughter Victoria, The Princess Royal. From a photograph by Lombardi & Co., London.   Born Alexandrina Victoria in Kensington Palace, Victoria became Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Empress of India. She inherited the throne on 20 June when she was just 18 years old. Her reign ended on 22 January when she died at age Victoria is one of Britain’s most renowned monarchs, but here are 10 Author: Jessica Redhead.

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It encompassed history painting and various types of genre painting, as well as landscape painting, and of course portrait art of all kinds. History painting is best represented by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood founded in by William Holman Hunt (). Queen Victoria, queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (–) and empress of India (–), who gave her name to an era, the Victorian Age.

During her reign with her husband, Prince Consort Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, the British monarchy took on its modern ceremonial character. Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May – 22 January ) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June until her death.

She adopted the additional title of Empress of India on 1 May Known as the Victorian era, her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than that of any of her was a period of Father: Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn.

Queen Victoria’s book followed her earlier publication covering the period – Beginning in Augustless than a year after the death of Prince Albert, it not only reflects the depths of the Queen’s sorrow, but also, as the writer herself notes in the preface, how her ‘sad and suffering heart was soothed and cheered by the.

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Jan. 22, Queen Victoria dies on the Isle of Wight at ending the Victorian Era. She is succeeded by Edward VII, her eldest son.

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