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Victorian taste

John Edwards Gloag

Victorian taste

some social aspects of architecture and industrial design, from 1820-1900.

by John Edwards Gloag

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Great Britain,
    • Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain,
    • Design, Industrial,
    • Architecture, Victorian

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA967 .G55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 175 p.
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5847585M
      ISBN 100064924378
      LC Control Number62006802
      OCLC/WorldCa1327893

      Victorians. In the Victorian era, people flocked to the cities to find work or take up new business opportunities. Some found wealth, others only poverty. For those with money, the home became a haven (place of safety) in a fast-changing world. The comforts of a warm house and good food had never been more important. However, life was uncertain. Jan 8, - Explore bevskiwolf's board "Victorian Recipes", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Victorian recipes, Food recipes and Food.

      To taste of Bacchus' blessings now and then: a sampling of Victorian Toasts and Sentiments Zola Mumford, Intensive M.A. Program in Technology and Education, Columbia University Teachers College [Victorian Web Home —> Political History —> Social History]. Victorian Painting. Fine art painting in Victorian Britain reflected all the Christian and Imperial certainties of the age. It encompassed history painting and various types of genre painting, as well as landscape painting, and of course portrait art of all kinds.. History painting is best represented by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood founded in by William Holman Hunt (), Dante.

      Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. To some the style signaled that “popular taste seemed to be dead.” It would appear taste was then, as it remains now, an extremely subjective matter. However, Eastlake furniture pieces tend to sell well over a long period, even if they do not command extraordinary prices. The style is Victorian, but somehow also so ahead of its time.


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