Sporting Art In Eighteenth-century England.
Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press.
New Haven and London
A social and political history.
4to. 11.5 x 9.25 inches. viii + 195 pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A very good copy. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour, including frontispiece. Well illustrated account of the development of sporting art since it emerged as a distinctive genre in early eighteenth century England. Stephen Deuchar (b.1957), arts administrator, was Director of Tate Britain, 1998-2010 and of the UK Art Fund 2010-20.
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