1. Painting (General)

Bendiner, Kenneth. An Introduction to Victorian Painting. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Casteras, Susan P. The Substance or the Shadow: Images of Victorian Womanhood. New Haven: Yale Center for British Art, 1982.

Maas, Jeremy. Victorian Painters. London: Barrie and Rockliff, 1969.

Robertson, David. Sir Charles Eastlake and the Victorian Art World. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978.

Strong, Roy. Recreating the Past: British History and the Victorian Painter. London: Thames and Hudson, 1978.

Treuherz, Julian. Hard Times: Social Realism in Victorian Art. London: Lund Humphries, 1987.

Victorian High Renaissance. Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1978.

Wood, Christopher. The Dictionary of Victorian Painters. 2nd ed. Woodbridge: Antique Collector's Club, 1978.

_____. Olympian Dreamers: Victorian Classical Painters , 1860-1914 . London: Constable, 1983.

Landscape and Paintings of the Sea

Grigson, Geoffrey. Britain Observed: The Landscape through Artist's Eyes. London: Phaidon, 1971.

Hardie, Martin. Water-Colour Painting in Britain, Vol. 3: The Victorian Period. Ed. Dudley Snelgrove, Jonathan Mayne, and Basil Taylor. London: B. T. Batsford, 1968.

Staley, Alan. The Pre-Raphaelite Landscape. New Haven: Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1973.

Wilcox, Scott, and Christopher Newall. Victorian Landscape Watercolors. New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with the Yale center for British Art, 1992.

Wood, Christopher. Paradise Lost: Paintings of English Country Life and Labdscape. London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1988.

Painting (Pre-Raphaelitism)

Amor, Anne Clark. William Holman Hunt : The True Pre-Raphaelite. London: Constable, 1989.

Bennett, Mary, Millais . Liverpool: Walker Art Gallery, 1967.

Fredeman, William E. Pre-Raphaelitism : A Bibliocritical Study. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1965.

Harrison, Martin, and Bill Waters. Burne-Jones. London: Barrie and Jenkins, 1973.

Landow, George P. William Holman Hunt and Typological Symbolism. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979.

Pre-Raphaelites, The. London: Tate Gallery/Allen Lane, 1984.

Surtees, Virginia. The Paintings and Drawings of Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882): A Catalogue Raissonné . 2 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1971.

Watkinson, Raymond. Pre-Raphaelite Art and Design . Greenwich, Conn.: New York Graphic Society, 1970.

Wood, Christopher. The Pre-Raphaelites . New York: Viking, 1981.

Painting (Individual Artists)

Blunt, Wilfrid. "England's Michelangelo": A Biography of George Frederic Watts. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1975.

Greysmith, David. Richard Dadd: The Rock and Castle of Seclusion. London: Studio Vista, 1973.

Heleniak, Kathryn Moore. William Mulready. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1980.

Hobson, Anthony. The Art and Life of J. W. Waterhouse, RA, 1849-1917. London: Studio Vista/Christie's, 1980.

Lennie, Campbell. Landseer: The Victorian Paragon. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1976.

Noakes, Aubrey. William Frith: Extraordinary Victorian Painter : A Biographical and Critical Essay. London: Jupiter, 1978.

Ormond, Leonée and Richard. Lord Leighton. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1975.

Pointon, Marcia. William Dyce , 1806-1864 : A Critical Biograph. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1979.

Weintraub, Stanley. Whistler: A Biography. New York: Weybright and Talley, 1974.

Wentworth, Michael. James Tissot. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1984.


Beattie, Susa. The New Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1983.

Dorment, Richard. Alfred Gilbert. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Read, Benedict. Victorian Sculpture. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1982.


Hersey, George. High Victorian Gothic: A Study in Associationism. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 1972.

Hitchock, Henry-Russell. Architecture: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Baltimore: Penguin, 1963.

Muthesius, Stefan. The High Victorian Movement in Architecture, 1850-1870. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1972.

Design and Other Arts

Bartram, Michael. The Pre-Raphaelite Camera: Aspects of Victorian Photography. London: Widenfield and Nicolson, 1985.

Beck, Hilary. Victorian Engravings. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1973.

Crawford, Alan. C. R. Ashbee: Architect, Designer & Romantic Socialist. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1985.

Gere, Charlotte. Victorian Jewelry Design. London: William Kimber, 1972.

Harrison, Martin. Victorian Stained Glass. London: Barrie and Jenkins, 1980.

McLean, Ruari. Victorian Book Design and Colour Printing. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1972.

Naylor, Gillian. The Arts and Crafts Movement: A Study in its Sources , Ideals , and Influence on Design Theory . Cambridge, Mass.: MIT, 1974.

Stanton, Phoebe. Pugin. London: Thames and Hudson, 1971.

Victorian and Edwardian Decorative Art: The Handley-Read Collection . London: Royal Academy of Arts, 1972.

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