Jemima: The Paintings and Memoirs of a Victorian Lady
Canongate Books, 1998 - 215 pages
Rob Fairley is a painter who has been intrigued by the work of Jemima Blackburn for many years, viewing her astonishing output in a very contemporary way -- she plays with time in a similar manner to a Hockney painting, the result being a form of Victorian video diary.
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - wigsonthegreen - LibraryThing
A collection of Jemima Blackburn's watercolours and drawings illustrate this evocative account of her life in Scotland and travels both in Scotland and in Europe during the mid nineteenth century. Consulter l'avis complet
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The renewed interest in all things Victorian--social, psychological, artistic, and historical--makes this skillful replication, in words and pictures, of keenly observed life in 19th-century Scotland ... Consulter l'avis complet