Tate Britain Companion: A Guide to British Art
The Tate Britain is part of the Tate network and is home to a substantial collection of British art since Tudor times. It has large holdings of the works of J.M.W Turner who bequeathed all his own collection to the nation.
With entries of on over 170 artworks, representing the unrivalled collection at Tate Britain, this handbook to the museum provides a lively and informative introduction to the story of art in Britain over the last five hundred years. Presented chronologically, the works provide a fascinating insight into British history as well as the evolution of British art.
Each artwork has a descriptive entry of five hundred words.
- Author: Penelope Curtis
- Paperback: 224 pages
- Date published: June 2013
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-1849760331
- Product Dimensions: 29.7 x 19.8 cm