Rome in the nineteenth century

containing a complete account of the ruins of the ancient city, the remains of the middle ages, and the monuments of modern times : with remarks on the fine arts, on the state of society, and on the religious ceremonies, manners, and customs, of the modern Romans : in a series of letters written during a residence at Rome, in the years 1817 and 1818.
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ContributionsFielding, Henry B., signer., Brewster, Carl Milton, 1881-1961, signer., Archibald Constable & Co.,, Carl Milton Brewster Collection.
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65th book for Big sprawling history of Rome (and to a lesser extent Italy) over years, from its foundation through the early 21st Century, mainly (as you would expect from Hughes) though it's art/5(). Hosmer was among a few dozen American women sculptors who sought training in Rome during the third quarter of the nineteenth century, the subject of Melissa Dabakis’s A Sisterhood of Sculptors: American Artists in Nineteenth-Century Rome.

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London in the nineteenth century was the greatest city mankind had ever seen. Its wealth was dazzling. Its horrors shocked the world. As William Blake put it, London was 'a Human awful wonder of God'.

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It was a century of genius - of Blake, Thackeray and Mayhew, of Nash, Faraday, Disraeli and Dickens/5. This Book of Hours of the Use of Rome was produced in France, likely in Lyon, in the second decade of the sixteenth century.

The miniatures are similar in style to those of the Master of the Entry of Francis I, named after a manuscript now in Wolfebüttel (Cod. Guelf. Extrav.). Book Description: Featuring essays by twelve prominent American literature scholars,Roman Holidaysexplores the tradition of American travel to Italy and makes a significant contribution to the understanding of nineteenth-century American encounters with Italian culture and, more specifically, with Rome.

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In nineteenth-century Europe and the United States, fashion—once the province of the well-to-do—began to make its way across class lines.

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Anne Hampton Brewster’s Anglo-American Circles in Italy.

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Brewster’s active life in social and professional circles–including Italians and Americans, men and women–reveal much of the life of a nineteenth-century career woman abroad. Lecture by Dr. John Merriman / Charles Seymour Professor of History Yale University.

Urban Growth and Urbanization in the Nineteenth Century. The Graben-Street of Vienna, c, photo by August Stauda / Ausstellungskatalog des Wien Museums: Blickfänge einer Reise nach Wien.

I want to do the impossible and talk about urbanization and urban growth in fifty minutes. Nineteenth-century neoclassical sculpture was a highly politicized international movement.

Based in Rome, many expatriate American sculptors created works that represented black female subjects in compelling and problematic ways. Eighteenth-century Rome offers a privileged view of such activities, given the continuity of remarkable investments by the local ruling class, combined with the decisive impact of external agents, largely linked to the Grand Tour.

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Mednick. Mommsen rejected traditional Enlightenment accounts, which glorified ancient Rome; instead, guided by a new and rigorous criticism of sources, Mommsen began the demythologization of Roman history. In a vivacious and engaging style, Mommsen drew bold parallels between the. The book is arranged into three multi-chapter sections concerning the spheres available to female professional artists in Boston and Rome; the relationship between the works of women sculptors and the political world of mid-nineteenth century Italy; and the role that women sculptors played in giving visual form to aspects of Civil War-era Author: Sarah Beetham.Explore Map.

Explore Map. InAugust Hare published Walks in Rome, an immensely popular guidebook enriched with a wealth of literary of the Soul similarly provides an itinerary through visual and literary Rome, allowing visitors to take a virtual walk through the city.

An interactive map, based on a digital version of Paul-Marie Letarouilly’s plan of Rome, permits.The nineteenth century was an exceptionally rich period in the history of the French Academy in Rome.

Among its pensionnaires, apart from Ingres, were the architects Baltard and Garnier, the sculptor Carpeaux, the composers Berlioz, Bizet, and Debussy.