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Life of George Stubbs R.A..

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Published by Vinton & Co. in London .
Written in English

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  • Stubbs, George, -- 1724-1806.

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    Open LibraryOL18134350M

    When Stubbs settled in London in about he was first patronised by aristocrats noted for their interest in racing and hunting, including the Duke of Richmond, the Earl of Grosvenor, the Marquis of Rockingham and Viscount Bolingbroke. The latter owned Molly Long-legs when this work was exhibited at the Society of Artists in , although the groom is not wearing . George Stubbs was classified in his lifetime as a sporting painter, and as such was excluded from full membership of the Royal Academy. He is best remembered for his paintings of horses and his conversation pieces. Having studied anatomy, Stubbs's pictures of horses are among the most accurate ever painted, but his work is lyrical and transcends naturalism.

      Clinical irony Laughter, one of George Stubbs’s anatomical studies. Photograph: intranda GmbH Stubbs was born in in . George Stubbs And The Wide Creation: Animals, People and Places in the Life of George Stubbs Author:Blake, Robin. Book Binding:Hardback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard.

    "George Stubbs is one of the greatest of British eighteenth-century painters, with a deep and unaffected sympathy for country life and the English countryside." "This fully illustrated book outlines his career, followed by a catalogue raisonne (the first since Sir Walter Gilbey's short listing of ) of all his known works.   BOOKS about George Stubbs: [1] GEORGE STUBBS, PAINTER: Catalogue Raisonne by Judy Egerton [2] GEORGE STUBBS: The Complete Engraved Works by - Boyd https.


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Life of George Stubbs, R.A Unknown Binding – January 1, by Walter Gilbey (Author) The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and : Walter Gilbey.

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"Previous to destroying the plates, one hundred and fifty copies of this edition have been printed. This copy is number ". Introduction type-signed George Redford. With illustrated headpieces. Some plates signed George Stubbs R.A. Includes appendices. Life of George Stubbs R. with illustrations The steel engravings by J.B.

Pratt; the wood engravings by F. Babbage Sir Walter Gilbey. RA Collection: Book. In 75 concise pages, it tells the story of British painter George Stubbs' professional life, with many examples of his work on almost every page.

The only part I disagreed with was the final chapter, where the author seems to indicate that Stubbs' final (unfinished) work, his Comparative Anatomy publication, is now considered "ludicrous", but I beg to differ!5/5(1). George Stubbs is, and will be, associated for all time with the old coaching days, with the sturdy, old-fashioned, English country life, and the days of the old-school country squires, taking us back now to our great-grandfathers.

The very atmosphere of the eighteenth century, in truth, lives Life of George Stubbs R.A. book some of his pictures. Shop for Books on Google Play.

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Vinton, - Artists - pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Bibliographic. Early Life and Education Almost all that is known about the early life of George Stubbs comes from notes made by his fellow artist and friend Ozias Humphry.

The informal memoir was never intended for publication, and it is the record of conversations between Stubbs and Humphry when the latter was aged 52 and the former George Stubbs, (born Aug. 24,Liverpool, Eng.—died JLondon), outstanding English animal painter and anatomical draftsman.

The son of a prosperous tanner, Stubbs was briefly apprenticed to a painter but was basically self-taught. His interest in anatomy, revealed at an early age, became one of the driving passions of his life. Life of George Stubbs, R.A. / By author. Sir Walter Gilbey, engraver.

Joseph Bishop Pratt and engraver. Frederick Babbage. Abstract. Includes appendices."Previous to destroying the plates, one hundred and fifty copies of this edition have been printed, This copy is number 87"--Page of the works of George Stubbs in   Yesterday was arguably the world's best known equine painter, George Stubbs th Birthday.

Still just as popular as when he was first alive, lets look at eight interesting facts about this revered artist. He dissected slaughter horses George Stubbs and spent 18 months dissecting horses, assisted by his common-law wife, Mary Spencer.

George Stubbs ARA (25 August – 10 July ) was an English painter, best known for his paintings of horses. Stubbs was born in Liverpool, the son of a currier, or leather-dresser, John Stubbs, and his wife place: Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Anatomy of the Horse by Stubbs, George A R A and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at George Stubbs a R a - AbeBooks Passion for books. George Stubbs ARA ( - ) RA Collection: People and Organisations George Stubbs revolutionised the painting of horses and other animals with his rigorous investigations of their anatomy published in his book The Anatomy of the Horse.

Stubbs was born in Liverpool in the son of a currier and was largely self-taught as an artist. George Stubbs is the author of The Anatomy of the Horse ( avg rating, 16 ratings, 1 review, published ), The Anatomical Works Of George Stubbs (5 /5.

George Stubbs: | | | |George Stubbs| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive. George Stubbs and the Wide Creation: Animals, people and places in the life of George Stubbs, by Robin Blake.

Chatto & Windus, Memoir of George Stubbs by Ozias Humphry, Joseph Mayer. Pallas Athene,   George Stubbs (), now recognized as one of the greatest and most original artists of the eighteenth century, stands out from other practitioners in the field of animal painting.

His most frequent commissions were for paintings of horses, dogs, and wild animals, and his images invariably arrest attention and frequently strike a deeply. George Stubbs was an English animal artist and anatomical draftsman. Precise in the anatomy of animals and lyrical in their paint handling, Stubbs elevated his subject matter beyond mere naturalism.

He created his paintings in the style of Romanticism. In Stubbs published The Anatomy of the Horse, a pioneering book with detailed illustrations that brought the artist international acclaim: it became the standard work on equine anatomy.

Besides 13 paintings, the exhibition also presents 10 anatomical drawings by George Stubbs. Read more about Stubbs' obsession. Research 28 George Stubbs prices and auction results in Art. Learn the market value of your George Stubbs. George Stubbs A.R.A. () Print of the racehorse. Busby.

See Sold Price 2 BOOKS: HENRY ALKEN,PLUS GEORGE STUBBS & Butterscotch Auction. See Sold Price. Robin Blake's George Stubbs and the Wide Creation is published by Chatto & Windus.

To order a copy for £23 with free uk p&p call the Guardian book Author: Robin Blake.Malcolm Cormack, George Stubbs in the collection of Paul Mellon, a memorial exhibition, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Conn.,p.

39, no. 19, NJ18 St G54 (YCBA), Copy 2 is on Mellopn Shelf.