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Nicholas Hilliard (English Portrait Miniaturists)

by Karen Hearn

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Unicorn Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual artists,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Renaissance art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Europe,
  • European,
  • Art / General,
  • 1537 (ca.)-1619,
  • Catalogs,
  • England,
  • Hilliard, Nicholas,,
  • Portrait miniatures

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8292575M
    ISBN 100906290821
    ISBN 109780906290828

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Nicholas Hilliard (English Portrait Miniaturists) by Karen Hearn Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nicholas Hilliard book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This illustrated biography follows Nicholas Hilliard’s long and re /5. Nicholas Hilliard in his Self-Portrait. Photograph: Victoria & Albert Museum, London A good-looking and immaculately primped man gazes back at us from under an elegant cap tilted to show off brown.

“Before you book your tickets [to the National Portrait Gallery’s Hilliard retrospective], read Elizabeth Goldring’s sumptuous survey Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist. Goldring, whose previous book Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester and the World of Elizabethan Art, considered portraiture and patronage, has a fine, incisive eye/5(15).

Nicholas Hilliard, (bornExeter, Devon, Eng.—died Jan. 7,London), the first great native-born English painter of the lyrical portraits raised the art of painting miniature portraiture (called limning in Elizabethan England) to its highest point of development and did much to formulate the concept of portraiture there during the late 16th and early 17th.

“Before you book your tickets [to the National Portrait Gallery’s Hilliard retrospective], read Elizabeth Goldring’s sumptuous survey Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist. Goldring, whose previous book Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester and the World of Elizabethan Art, considered portraiture and patronage, has a fine, incisive eye.

Review "Elizabeth Goldring's illustrated biography Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist, published to coincide with a major centenary exhibition, tells his story with all the flair of her last book, an examination of the flamboyant and (for his day) selfie-loving Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester" -Suzi Feay, Financial Times "Goldring's engaging account of his life, character and artistic /5(23).

Elizabethan miniatures are a thing of beauty Nicholas Hilliard book Nicholas Hilliard can be credited for raising them to their very heights. This is not just an art history book with beautiful jeweled illustrations of Hilliard's work, it is also a very fascinating biography of a man who rose from poverty to become Elizabeth I's decorated painter (and possible spy), but who ultimately ended up imprisoned for Author: Elizabeth Goldring.

I am related to Nicholas Hilliard and in the process of doing my family geneology I found him. This is a very informative little book on the art of this period.

A great book. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment /5(7). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

NICHOLAS HILLIARD & ISAAC OLIVER. AN EXHIBITION TO COMMEMORATE THE TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTH OF NICHOLAS HILLIARD. MONOGRAPH AND CATALOGUE by REYNOLDS, GRAHAM and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist Elizabeth Goldring.

View the shortlist. This year was the th anniversary of the death of the miniaturist, medallist, illuminator and painter Nicholas Hilliard, arguably the first internationally acclaimed English artist. This art-historical biography is both timely and exemplary.

This illustrated biography follows Nicholas Hilliard’s long and remarkable life (c. –) from the West Country to the heart of the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts. It showcases new archival research and stunning images, many reproduced in color for the first time.

Hilliard’s portraits—some no larger than a watch-face—have decisively shaped perceptions of the. Nicholas Hilliard's 'Young Man Among Roses' has come to epitomise the romantic vision of the sonnet hero of Shakespeare's England.

Tall, with handsome features, curly dark brown hair, and an incipient moustache, he leans with his hand on his heart against the trunk of a tree encircled by a bush of white roses.

Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Nicholas Hilliard. (illustrator). pp, small 4to (10" H). Over reproductions of Hilliard's work, mainly in b&w.

"This is the first full-length monograph to be written on the life and. At times Goldring’s book reads like an Elizabethan version of a John le Carré novel Books on art are weighty and expensive.

They tend to be looked through for the illustrations, not read. It would be a shame were Goldring’s Nicholas Hilliard to suffer that fate/5(7).

Nicholas Hilliard (c. – 7 January ) was an English goldsmith and limner best known for his portrait miniatures of members of the courts of Elizabeth I and James I of England.

He mostly painted small oval miniatures, but also some larger cabinet miniatures, up to about ten inches tall, and at least two famous half-length panel Birth place: London, United Kingdom.

This illustrated biography follows Nicholas Hilliard's long and remarkable life (c. ) from the West Country to the heart of the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts. It showcases new archival research and stunning images, many reproduced in color for the first time.

Miniature painter Nicholas Hilliard () trained as a goldsmith and became an outstanding painter of portrait miniatures, the first notable English artist of this medium. Elizabeth I appointed him her official limner, or miniature painter, a service to the monarch that he continued after the accession of James I in More on Nicholas Hilliard: Elizabethan Treasures: Miniatures by.

"Elizabeth Goldring's illustrated biography Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist, published to coincide with a major centenary exhibition, tells his story with all the flair of her last book, an examination of the flamboyant and (for his day) selfie-loving Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester" -Suzi Feay, Financial Times "Goldring's engaging account of his life, character and Author: Elizabeth Goldring.

Biography. Nicholas Hilliard was born about in Exeter in south-west England. His father was a successful goldsmith. At that time it was customary to educate middle-class children by placing them in a family of rank, and it seems that from about.

Artist biographical information: Nicholas Hilliard trained as a goldsmith, but by the s he had become the most important painter of portrait miniatures in London, and the Queen’s principal artist. Besides miniatures he is recorded as having painted a Author: Nicholas Hilliard (Called).Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist by Dr Elizabeth Goldring has been named the winner of Apollo magazine’s Book of the Year.

A study of the life and work of one of the most renowned artists of the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras, who had strong links to Warwickshire, Dr Goldring’s work was declared by Apollo, one of the world’s leading arts journals, as ‘not just the definitive.

Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist is published 12 February by Yale University Press for The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. Discover more about the book here. Elizabeth Goldri ng is an Honorary Associate Professor at the Centre for the Study of the Renaissance at the University of Warwick and a Fellow of the Royal.