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Title The lure of the East : British Orientalist painting / edited by Nicholas Tromans ; with essays by Rana Kabbani ... [and others].
Imprint New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, [2008]
©2008

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1460.E95 L87 2008    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1460.E95 L87 2008    AVAILABLE  
Subject Orientalism in art -- Great Britain.
Painting, British -- 19th century.
Alt Name Tromans, Nicholas.
Kabbani, Rana.
Add Title British Orientalist painting
Description 224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Note "First published in 2008 by order of the Tate Trustees by Tate Publishing ..., Millbank, London"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index.
Contents Introduction: British Orientalist painting / Nicholas Tromans -- Cultures crosses: John Frederick Lewis and the art of Orientalist painting / Emily M. Weeks -- Seduced by 'Samar, or: how British Orientalist painters learned to stop worrying and love the darkness / Fatema Mernissi -- Regarding Orientalist painting today / Rana Kabbani -- Travellers and sitters: the orientalist portrait / Christine Riding -- Genre and gender in Cairo and Constantinnople / Nicolas Tromans -- The orient in perspective / Nicholas Tromans -- Harem and home / Nicholas Tromans -- The holy city / Nicholas Tromans.
ISBN 9780300138986 (hbk.)
0300138989 (hbk.)
OCLC # 213448559
Table of Contents
 Essays 
 Introduction: British Orientalist Painting / Nicholas Tromans10
 Cultures Crossed: John Frederick Lewis and the Art of Orientalist Painting / Emily M. Weeks22
 Seduced by 'Samar', or: How British Orientalist Painters Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Darkness / Fatema Mornissi33
 Regarding Orientalist Painting Today / Rana Kabbani40
 Sections 
 Travellers and Sitters: The Orientalist Portrait / Christine Riding48
 Genre and Gender in Cairo and Constantinople / Nicholas Tromans76
 The Orient in Perspective / Nicholas Tromans102
 Harem and Home / Nicholas Tromans126
 The Holy City / Nicholas Tromans162
 Notes198
 Some Key Political Events, 1792-1923206
 Further Reading207
 Artists' Biographies208
 List of Exhibited Works214
 List of Lenders217
 Index218


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