TITLE

ROMANTIC ROOTS: BRITISH PAINTING IN THE 1980'S

AUTHOR(S)
Patrick, Keith
PUB. DATE
June 1988
SOURCE
Modern Painters;Summer88, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article shows that romanticism has always been the dominant tradition in British art and that it still influences some of the most notable contemporary paintings. It attempts to dispel the myth that modernism has been the dominant tradition in British art. The article examines some paintings that provide evidence of the romantic tradition in contemporary British painting in the 1980s.
ACCESSION #
59686783

 

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