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William Gilpin

Picturesque Tours, Aesthetics and Life

by William Gilpin

  • 315 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Edition Synapse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European,
  • Art / History / European,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12531187M
    ISBN 104902454009
    ISBN 109784902454000

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    Clergyman, schoolmaster and writer on aesthetics, William Gilpin (–) is best known for his works on the picturesque. In his Essay on Prints, published in and reissued in this series, he defined picturesque as 'a term expressive of that peculiar kind of beauty, which is agreeable in a .   Like William Gilpin and Thomas Gray, Doctor Syntax risked everything for a good view and an impressive story—falling in lakes, getting treed by bulls, and being thrown from horses along the : Jen Rose Smith.

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