Pre-Raphaelite Vision: Truth to Nature
by Allen Staley and Christopher Newall
Published by Tate Publishing, December 1, 2004
Paperback: 256 pages with 160 color and 50 black-and-white illustrations.
This authoritative and lavishly illustrated book explores a key theme within Victorian art and highlights an aspect of Pre-Raphaelitism that is often overlooked. Published to accompany a major touring exhibition, Pre-Raphaelite Vision: Truth to Nature is the first new study of landscape in Pre-Raphaelite painting for many years. It is an esential addition to the library of all those interested in Pre-Raphaelitism and the English landscape tradition.
Artists featured include John Everett Millais, William Holman Hunt and Ford Madox Brown, but also less familiar figures such as John William Inchbold, John Brett, George Price Brown, William Davis and Daniel Alexander Williamson, as well the photographers Roger Fenton, Benjamin Brecknell Turner and James Graham.