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The Venetian hours of Henry James, Whistler and Sargent

Hugh Honour

The Venetian hours of Henry James, Whistler and Sargent

by Hugh Honour

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Published by Walker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • James, Henry, -- 1843-1916.,
  • Sargent, John Singer, -- 1856-1925.,
  • Whistler, James McNeill, -- 1834-1903.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHugh Honour & John Fleming.
    ContributionsFleming, John, 1919-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination179p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18350816M
    ISBN 100744515165

    More editions of The Venetian Hours of Henry James, Whistler and Sargent: The Venetian Hours of Henry James, Whistler and Sargent: ISBN () Hardcover, Bulfinch Pr,   News J Henry James, John Singer Sargent, and the “masterpiece of painting” that survived a meat cleaver attack. An old friend of The Library of America is in New York City for the summer, receiving visitors by the hundreds every day and looking remarkably sharp despite having survived a brush with vandalism and, more recently, commemorated a .

    Henry James wrote of Venice in his "Italian Hours" essays, while artists James McNeill Whistler and John Singer Sargent preserved the declining empire's crumbling beauty in drawings and watercolors. The Venetian Hours brings art history, four of James's essays, and works of art together in a handsome book from two eminent scholars who have. The Venetian Hours of Henry James, Whistler and Sargent by Hugh Honour and John Fleming. James Abbott McNeill Whistler: A Life by Gordon Flemíng. Andrew Hacker. Stanford. A new edition of his book The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of ’89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague will be published this fall. (October ).

    James, Sargent, and Whistler.” James, who had a distinctive, almost painterly style of writing, is best known for his books, Portrait of a Lady (), Washington Square (), The Wings of a Dove (), and The Ambassadors (). He was part of a creative circle of writers and artists in the late s that were on the move between. "In many ways, it all began in those grand salons with Gardner, James, Sargent, and Whistler.” James, who had a distinctive, almost painterly style of writing, is best known for his books, Portrait of a Lady (), Washington Square (), The Wings of a Dove (), and The Ambassadors ().


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