The images of paintings, sculpture and photographs on these pages accompany the book Perspectives: Modes of Viewing and Knowing in Nineteenth-Century England by Linda M. Shires, Ohio State University Press, 2009. They are clustered by chapter and notes belonging to that chapter.

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Illustrations mentioned in Chapter 1 and footnotes to Chapter 1
("Growing Secularism and Nineteenth-century Challenges to 'Renaissance Perspective'")

[image] Hans Holbein:
The Ambassadors
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[image] J.M.W. Turner:
Ulysses Deriding Polyphemus—Homer's Odyssey
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[image] J.M.W. Turner:
The Evening of the Deluge
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[image] J.M.W. Turner:
Light and Colour (Goethe's Theory)—The Morning After the Deluge—Moses Writing the Book of Genesis
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William Dyce:
Pegwell Bay—Recollection of October 5, 1858
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Johannes Vermeer:
Soldier and a Laughing Girl
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Johannes Vermeer:
The Concert
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[image] Johannes Vermeer:
The Love Letter
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[image] William Holman Hunt:
Valentine Rescuing Sylvia from Proteus
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Charles Alston Collins:
Convent Thoughts

 

Illustrations mentioned in Chapter 2 and footnotes to Chapter 2
("D.G. Rossetti's Double Work of Art and the Viewer-Reader")

[image] D.G. Rossetti:
The Girlhood of Mary Virgin
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[image] D.G. Rossetti:
The Annunciation
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[image] D.G. Rossetti:
La Bella Mano
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D.G. Rossetti:
Prosperpina
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D.G. Rossetti:
The Day Dream
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D.G. Rossetti:
Astarte Syriaca
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[image] Diego Velasquez:
Las Meninas
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[image] Marcus Geerhaerts the Younger:
Ditchely Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I
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[image] William Blake:
Songs of Innocence and Experience
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[image] J.M.W. Turner:
Snow Storm: Hannibal and His Army Crossing the Alps
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[image] Praxiteles:
The Medici Venus
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[image] Raphael:
St. Catherine of Alexandria
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[image] Giorgione:
Sleeping Venus
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[image] Titian:
Venus of Urbino
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[image] Ark of the Ten Commandments with Cherubim
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[image] James McNeill Whistler:
The Little White Girl

 

Illustrations mentioned in Chapter 3 and footnotes to Chapter 3
("The Photographic Perspectives of Henry Peach Robinson and Lady Clementina Hawarden")

[image] Henry Peach Robinson:
Fading Away
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[image] Henry Peach Robinson:
Sleep
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[image] Henry Peach Robinson:
Autumn
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[image] Henry Peach Robinson:
The Lady of Shalott
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[image] John Everett Millais:
Autumn Leaves
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[image] John Everett Millais:
Spring (also known as Apple Blossoms)
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Lady Clementina Hawarden:
5, Princes Gardens, Clementina
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[image] Lady Clementina Hawarden:
Clementina Maude, arms raised, 5 Princes Gardens
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[image] Lady Clementina Hawarden:
Clementina Maude, 5 Princes Gardens
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[image] Lady Clementina Hawarden:
Clementina Maude, 5 Princes Gardens
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[image] Lady Clementina Hawarden:
Isabella Grace and Florence Elizabeth Maude, 5 Princes Gardens
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D.G. Rossetti:
Found
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[image] Johannes Vermeer:
Woman with a Pearl Necklace
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[image] Edouard Manet:
In the Conservatory