The Art of Patronage: The Arts in England 1660-1750

By: Foss, Michael

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234 pages. A study of the interrelation of the arts, politics, and society in the century following the Restoration as old patronage systems were abandoned and new ones developed. Figures from literature, music, the theater, and the visual arts are discussed, including Addison, Handel, Pope, Wren, and Sir Peter Lely.

Title: The Art of Patronage: The Arts in England 1660-1750

Author Name: Foss, Michael

Categories: Art & Design,

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell University Press: 1972

ISBN Number: 0-8014-0684-6

ISBN Number 13: 9780801406843

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 000160

Keywords: patronage art and politics,