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Staley, Allen

Overview
Works: 67 works in 183 publications in 2 languages and 5,095 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Dissertations, Academic 
Roles: Contributor, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: ND237.W45, 759.13
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Most widely held works by Allen Staley
The Pre-Raphaelite landscape by Allen Staley ( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this completely revised and updated second edition, Staley takes into account important paintings that have recently come to light, as well as current understandings of the Pre-Raphaelite movement and its legacy. The author provides a comprehensive account of the background and formation of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, the role of landscape in major Pre-Raphaelite figurative paintings, and the emergence and impact of a school of Pre-Raphaelite landscape painting as well as its place in the wider tradition of British landscape painting ... The important Pre-Raphaelite figures, John Everett Millais, William Holman Hunt, and Ford Madox Brown, are discussed, as are the main landscape specialists affected by the movement: Thomas Seddon, George Price Boyce, John William Inchbold, and John Brett. Attention is paid to the significant influence of John Ruskin and his active involvement with many of the artists." "This spectacular volume, enhanced by over 150 colour illustrations, is the definitive study of its subject and will provide both visual and intellectual stimulation for anyone drawn to the work of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and its followers"--Jacket
The paintings of Benjamin West by Helmut von Erffa ( Book )
6 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic art in Britain : paintings and drawings, 1760-1860 by Frederick J Cummings ( Book )
9 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new painting of the 1860s : between the pre-Raphaelites and the aesthetic movement by Allen Staley ( Book )
9 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This handsome volume is the first authoritative survey of one of the most intriguing periods of British art--the radically innovative decade of the 1860s. The book explores new developments in English painting of this period, focusing on the early work of Edward Burne-Jones, Frederic Leighton, Albert Moore, Edward Poynter, Simeon Solomon, and James McNeill Whistler, as well as on paintings by Frederick Sandys and the older G.F. Watts, and by Dante Gabriel Rossetti and his Pre-Raphaelite colleagues Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais. Allen Staley argues that engagement in the decorative arts, particularly by Burne-Jones, Moore, and Poynter at the outset of their careers, led to a transcending of traditional expectations of painting, making abstract formal qualities, or beauty for beauty's sake, the main goal. Rather than being about what it depicts, the painting itself becomes its own subject. The New Painting of the 1860s examines the interplay among the artists and the shared ambitions underlying their works, giving impetus to what would soon come to be known as the Aesthetic Movement
Whistler lithographs : an illustrated catalogue raisonné by James McNeill Whistler ( Book )
10 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pre-Raphaelite vision : truth to nature by Allen Staley ( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This authoritative and lavishly illustrated book explores a key theme within Victorian art and highlights an aspect of Pre-Raphaelitism that is often overlooked. Published to accompany a major touring exhibition Pre-Raphaelitie Vision: Truth to Nature is the first new study of landscape in Pre-Raphaelite painting for many years. It is an essential addition to the library of all those interested in Pre-Raphaelitism and the English landscape tradition."--BOOK JACKET
Benjamin West, American painter at the English Court : June 4-August 20, 1989 by Allen Staley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Impossible picturesqueness : Edward Lear's Indian watercolours, 1873-1875 by Vidya Dehejia ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The post-pre-Raphaelite print : etching, illustration, reproductive engraving, and photography in England in and around the 1860s ( Book )
12 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stamp of Whistler : catalogue by Robert H Getscher ( Book )
8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Royal Academy (1837-1901) revisited : Victorian paintings from the Forbes Magazine Collection by Forbes Magazine Collection ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painting the Cosmos : landscapes by G.F. Watts by George Frederick Watts ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Benjamin West in Pennsylvania collections by Allen Staley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pre-Raphaelite landscape and outdoor painting : Text by Allen Staley ( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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From realism to symbolism : Whistler and his world : an exhibition by Columbia University ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prerrafaelitas : la visión de la naturaleza : del 29 de septiembre de 2004 al 9 de enero de 2005, Sala de Exposiciones de la Fundación "la Caixa" by Allen Staley ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic art in Britain : paintings and drawings 1760 - 1860; The Detroit Institute of Arts, 9 January - 18 February 1968; Philadelphia Museum of Art, 14 March - 21 April by Frederick J Cummings ( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The condition of music by Allen Staley ( )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Whistler, women and fashion by Allen Staley ( )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pre-Raphaelites at Wilmington by Allen Staley ( )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (123)
Spanish (3)
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