WorldCat Identities

Holman-Hunt, Diana

Works: 9 works in 53 publications in 2 languages and 1,172 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ND497.H9, 759.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Diana Holman-Hunt
Most widely held works by Diana Holman-Hunt
My grandfather, his wives and loves by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1987 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"William Holman Hunt was a central figure in the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, a painter still best known for such works as 'The light of the world' an allegory on our failure to follow the teachings of Jesus. Hunt's private life, however, as unveiled by his grand-daughter, was a combination of passions galore, of sensuality substituing for sense, and of an eccentricity typical of the Victorian ability to combine public morality with private pleasure."--Back cover
My grandmothers and I by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diana Holman-Hunt (25 October 1913 <U+2013> 10 August 1993) was the granddaughter of painter William Holman Hunt, a founder of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. This is the record of a girlhood spent in the homes of her 2 grandmothers. With her maternal grandmother Freeman, in the country, she leads a life of conformity and discipline in the stringent household of a woman who demanded perfection. In London, with her father's mother, the widow of the pre- Raphaelite painter Holman-Hunt, she spent weeks in the dark house which was a shrine to the dead man -- a clutter of paintings, ostrich eggs, and peacock feathers -- a staffless establishment run with an indifference to cleanliness, heat, and food; a respect for modesty and foreign languages; and a reverence, close to canonization, for the dead painter
Latin among lions : Alvaro Guevara by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partner unter guten Sternen : e. astro-psycho-logische Partnerkunde ; einzig berechtigte Übertr. aus d. Engl by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My Grandmothers and I. Illustrated. [With portraits.] by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My grandmothers and I. London, H.Hamilton by Diana Holman-Hunt( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.54 (from 0.50 for My grandfa ... to 0.98 for My grandmo ...)

Alternative Names
Hunt Diana Holman-

English (46)

German (4)