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The Resource National Portrait Gallery : a portrait of Britain, by Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper

National Portrait Gallery : a portrait of Britain, by Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper

Label
National Portrait Gallery : a portrait of Britain
Title
National Portrait Gallery
Title remainder
a portrait of Britain
Statement of responsibility
by Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A national pantheon of the greatest names in British history and culture, the collection of the National Portrait Gallery contains more than 11,000 paintings, sculptures, and works on paper and over a quarter of a million photographs. There are kings and queens, courtiers and courtesans, politicians and poets, soldiers and scientists, artists and writers, philosophers and film stars individuals from every sphere. This book presents a broad selection of the personalities that have shaped the last four centuries of British life, from Elizabeth I to David Beckham, from Shakespeare to Seamus Heaney, portrayed by artists as diverse as Hans Holbein, David Bailey, Joshua Reynolds, and Paula Rego
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Nairne, Sandy
Dewey number
  • 708.2'1
  • 708.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Cooper, Tarnya
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  • National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)
  • Art and Design
Label
National Portrait Gallery : a portrait of Britain, by Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781855144859
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781855144859
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
National Portrait Gallery : a portrait of Britain, by Sandy Nairne, Tarnya Cooper
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9781855144859
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781855144859
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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      51.5206496 -0.1506959
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