Artists and Inspirations New edition
By (author) Iain Zaczek
Fairy Art by Iain Zaczek
Book DescriptionThe Victorian era saw a flowering of fairy paintings as British artists in particular rejected the classical and ancient Greek subjects in favour of a deeper, closer source of inspiration in the countryside, the hedgerows and the meadows of the nineteenth-century British landscape. This book celebrates the fine art of Fairy painting.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781844513277
Classification: Painting & paintings , Art treatments & subjects , History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900
Format: Hardback (289mm x 279mm x mm)
Imprint: Flame Tree Publishing
Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing
Publish Date: 22-Nov-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Iain Zaczek
Iain Zaczek was educated at Wadham College, Oxford, and the Courtauld Institute of Art. He has since gone on to forge an impressive career as a freelance writer on art- and Celtic-related subjects, and is interested in particular in Pre-Raphelite art and International Gothic. His publications include Essential Art Deco, Essential William Morris, The Art of the Icon, Lovers in Art and Impressionist Interiors. He is also working on a BBC website called Your Paintings.
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