Georgiana Houghton a Gift from Spirit Catalogue of Works Held at the Victorian Spiritualists Union

Written By Lorraine Lee Tet
Georgiana Houghton  a Gift from Spirit  Catalogue of Works Held at the Victorian Spiritualists  Union
  • Publsiher : Unknown
  • Release : 25 October 2020
  • ISBN : 9780648830405
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Georgiana Houghton a Gift from Spirit Catalogue of Works Held at the Victorian Spiritualists Union written by Lorraine Lee Tet which was release on 25 October 2020, this book published by Unknown. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Georgiana Houghton was Spiritualist artist living and working in England in the 1860-80's. The VSU has the largest known collection of her work in the world, and as part of their 150th Anniversary celebrations is publishing a book of their collection. This catalogue is of the 35 paintings held by the VSU. It consists of one essay on Houghton's paintings in Australia and a brief history of Spiritualism in Australia including that of the VSU, plus an essay on her way of working, and a biography of Houghton, by Jeff Stewart. An Introduction by Alan Bennett and Lorraine Lee Tet. An essay from the Grimwade centre on the paint and paper and techniques used by Georgiana Houghton, and the works condition and conservation .The book is large format and full colour. Most of the 35 paintings reproduced have text by the artist on the reverse side, which is also reproduced. They are a number of full colour photographs accompanying each essay and introduction.

Georgiana Houghton a Gift from Spirit Catalogue of Works Held at the Victorian Spiritualists Union

Georgiana Houghton  a Gift from Spirit  Catalogue of Works Held at the Victorian Spiritualists  Union
  • Author : Lorraine Lee Tet,Alan Bennett,Jeff Stewart,Peter Mitchelson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-10-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780648830405
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Summary : Georgiana Houghton was Spiritualist artist living and working in England in the 1860-80's. The VSU has the largest known collection of her work in the world, and as part of their 150th Anniversary celebrations is publishing a book of their collection. This catalogue is of the 35 paintings held by ...

Georgiana Houghton

Georgiana Houghton
  • Author : Simon Grant,Lars Bang Larsen,Marco Pasi
  • Publisher : Holberton Paul Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-06-23
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780648830405
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Summary : The birth of abstract art is typically associated with Kandinsky and others in the early 20th century. Houghton's work, however, predates this momentous artistic breakthrough by half a century. In this respect, she anticipates the Swedish artist Hilma af Klint (1862-1944), whose work is now appreciated for its significance in ...

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  • Author : Bernard Smith
  • Publisher : UNSW Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 376
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Summary : Encompassing movements from post-impressionism to post-modernism, eminent and widely published art historian Bernard Smith has written a sweeping history, a reformulation of art history in the twentieth century....

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-02-14
  • Total pages : 276
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Summary : "Abstract paintings were being produced even before Kandinsky. Completely independently from each other, Georgiana Houghton (1814-1884) in England, Hilma af Klint (1862-1944) in Sweden and Emma Kunz (1892-1963) in Switzerland developed an individual, abstract pictorial language. What they had in common was a desire to make visible the laws of ...

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  • Author : Maximillien de Lafayette
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2017-05-19
  • Total pages : 738
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Summary : EARLY AND CONTEMPORARY SPIRIT ARTISTS, PSYCHIC ARTISTS AND MEDIUM PAINTERS FROM 5,000 B.C. TO THE PRESENT DAY. History, Study, Analysis. Scientifical, Psychological, Philosophical, Artistical, and Metaphysical Study of Mediumship in Art (730 Pages). Published by Times Square Press, New York. This is the University-Economy Edition. Also available in Museum Edition, a ...

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  • Author : Georgiana Houghton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1881
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2017-05-11
  • Total pages : 430
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Summary : EARLY AND CONTEMPORARY SPIRIT ARTISTS, PSYCHIC ARTISTS AND MEDIUM PAINTERS FROM 5,000 B.C. TO THE PRESENT DAY. History, Study, Analysis. MUSEUM EDITION, Volume I from a set of 2 volumes. Scientifical, Psychological, Philosophical, Artistical, and Metaphysical Study of Mediumship in Art. Published by Times Square Press, New York. This is the ...

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  • Author : William D. Houghton
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 316
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Summary : John Houghton (1624-1684), son of John Houghton, was born in England. He married Beatrix Joselyn (1625-1720) in Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England. They immigrated to America in 1647 and settled in Massachusetts. Ancestors, descendants and relatives lived mainly in England, Massachusetts, Illinois and Wisconsin....

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  • Author : Shane McCorristine
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-07-22
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Spectres of the Self is a fascinating study of the rich cultures surrounding the experience of seeing ghosts in England from the Reformation to the twentieth century. Shane McCorristine examines a vast range of primary and secondary sources, showing how ghosts, apparitions, and hallucinations were imagined, experienced, and debated from ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1882
  • Total pages : 212
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Georgiana Houghton

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-10-18
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Jennifer Dasal
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Total pages : 288
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Summary : A wildly entertaining and surprisingly educational dive into art history as you've never seen it before, from the host of the beloved ArtCurious podcast We're all familiar with the works of Claude Monet, thanks in no small part to the ubiquitous reproductions of his water lilies on umbrellas, handbags, scarves, ...

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  • Author : D. Tulla Lightfoot
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2019-02-21
  • Total pages : 266
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Summary :  Nineteenth-century Victorian-era mourning rituals—long and elaborate public funerals, the wearing of lavishly somber mourning clothes, and families posing for portraits with deceased loved ones—are often depicted as bizarre or scary. But behind many such customs were rational or spiritual meanings. This book offers an in-depth explanation at how ...

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  • Author : Tatiana Kontou
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-03-23
  • Total pages : 454
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Summary : Critical attention to the Victorian supernatural has flourished over the last twenty-five years. Whether it is spiritualism or Theosophy, mesmerism or the occult, the dozens of book-length studies and hundreds of articles that have appeared recently reflect the avid scholarly discussion of Victorian mystical practices. Designed both for those new ...

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  • Author : Clive Bloom
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-02-03
  • Total pages : 867
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Summary : By the early 1830s the old school of Gothic literature was exhausted. Late Romanticism, emphasising as it did the uncertainties of personality and imagination, gave it a new lease of life. Gothic—the literature of disturbance and uncertainty—now produced works that reflected domestic fears, sexual crimes, drug filled hallucinations, ...