The Victorian pictures in the collection of Her Majesty the Queen /

by Millar, Oliver,
Additional authors: Elizabeth -- II, -- Queen of Great Britain, -- 1926-
Published by : Cambridge University Press, (Cambridge [England] ; | New York :) Physical details: lxxix, 371 p. : ill(some col.), ports. ; 31cm. ISBN:0521265223 :. Year: 1992
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Date due
Reference Items British Council Library
759.2074 (Browse shelf) 1 Not for loan
Reference Items British Council Library
759.2074 (Browse shelf) 2 Not for loan

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

A detailed survey of well over 1000 pictures purchased or commissioned by Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and members of their family from artists, both British and foreign, working in this country. The catalogue, which contains portraits, paintings of events and ceremonials during the Queen's reign, and many other subjects, provides a unique record of the life, family circle and reign of Queen Victoria. It also contains much unique material for the study of the arts, patronage and taste in the nineteeenth century.

In slip-case.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Genealogical table
  • Bibliography
  • List of abbreviations used
  • Catalogue
  • Comparative illustrations
  • Index

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