TITLE

BRITISH ABSTRACT PAINTING OF THE 1860's

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbons, Tom
PUB. DATE
June 1988
SOURCE
Modern Painters;Summer88, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the work of British spiritualist and painter Georgina Houghton. It offers a brief outline of Houghton's life and activities. It describes Houghton's paintings and their symbolism. The article discusses the important contribution of Houghton's work to the understanding of early 20th-century developments in visual arts and of early modernist forms of transcendental abstraction in particular.
ACCESSION #
59686781

 

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