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Prior, E(dward) S(chroder)

Lynne Walker.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 866 words.

(b Greenwich, nr London, Jan 4, 1852; d Chichester, Aug 19, 1932).

English architect and writer. The son of a barrister, he first attended Harrow School and then Cambridge,...

Pugin family

Alexandra Wedgwood and Roderick O’Donnell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 5541 words.

English family of artists, of French descent. (1) A. C. Pugin came to England c. 1792 and had a successful and wide-ranging career; however, his son (2) A. W. N. Pugin, the Gothic Revival...

Queen Anne Revival

Margaret Henderson Floyd.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 2372 words.

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Architectural style popular from the 1870s until the early 20th century in England and the USA. Developing in reaction to the dogma of Gothic Revival, the...

Shaw, Richard Norman

George McHardy.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 2514 words.

(b Edinburgh, May 7, 1831; d London, November 17, 1912).

English architect of Scottish birth. He was one of the most versatile and influential architects of the late...

Soulages, Pierre

Ronald Alley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 20th-Century Art. 674 words.

(b Rodez, Aveyron, Dec 24, 1919).

French painter, printmaker and sculptor. He was greatly impressed as a boy by the Celtic carvings (incised menhirs and graffiti) in the...

Underwood, Paul Atkins

Andrew N. Palmer and J. van Ginkel.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 405 words.

(b Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, Feb 22, 1902; d Knoxville, TN, Sept 22, 1968).

American archaeologist and art historian. He gained BSc and MFA degrees in architecture from...