Tate Britain Companion: A Guide to British Art

Tate Britain Companion: A Guide to British Art


By Penelope Curtis
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Published to coincide with the much awaited chronological rehang of Tate Britain. With entries of over 170 artworks representing the unrivalled collection at Tate Britain, this handbook 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.

Penelope Curtis is Director of Lisbon's Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and was director of Tate Britain from 2010 to 2015.
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  • Dimensions 29.7 x 19.8 cm
  • Author ed. Penelope Curtis
  • ISBN 9781849760331
  • Paperback Yes
  • Number of illustrations 172 colour
  • Publisher Tate Publishing
  • No of pages 224 pp

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