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The Resource Gainsborough : a portrait, James Hamilton

Gainsborough : a portrait, James Hamilton

Label
Gainsborough : a portrait
Title
Gainsborough
Title remainder
a portrait
Statement of responsibility
James Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) lived as if electricity shot through his sinews and crackled at his finger ends. He was a gentle and empathetic family man, but had a volatility that could lead him to slash his paintings, and a loose libidinous way of speaking, writing and behaving that shocked many deeply. In this exhilarating new biography - the first in decades - James Hamilton reveals Gainsborough in his many contexts
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, James
Dewey number
  • 759.2
  • 759.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gainsborough, Thomas
  • Painters
  • Biography
Label
Gainsborough : a portrait, James Hamilton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474600521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 420 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781474600521
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
Gainsborough : a portrait, James Hamilton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781474600521
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 420 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781474600521
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

Library Locations

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      51.4928159 -0.147923
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