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Elizabeth Prettejohn

Elizabeth Prettejohn is Professor of History of Art at the University of Bristol. A member of Tate Britain Council, she has published many books which include Rossetti and his Circle (1999), Frederick Leighton: Antiquity, Renaissance, Modernity (1999, co-edited with Tim Baringer), Beauty and Art, 1750-2000 (2005) and Art for Art's Sake: Aestheticism in Victorian Painting (2009).

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The Modernity of Ancient Sculpture
Greek Sculpture and Modern Art from Winckelmann to Picasso

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Modernism in the visual arts has been defined as a liberation from the classical inheritance. The excitement of modern art is often seen to lie in its radical...
Elizabeth Prettejohn

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