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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The most celebrated and widespread of the 19th-c. European revolutions proved also a crucial turning point in the Italian Risorgimento. Beginning with an insurrection in Palermo in January,...

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Pickett, Joseph (1848)

David M. Sokol.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 255 words.

(b New Hope, PA, 1848; d New Hope, 12 Dec 1918),

painter. The first

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Ware, William Rotch (1848)

Judith S. Hull.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 209 words.

(b Boston, MA, 1848; d Boston, 1917),

architect and writer. Nephew of William Robert

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Caillebotte, Gustave (1848–94)

Helen Langdon.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 191 words.

(1848–94).

A member of a wealthy bourgeois Parisian family, Caillebotte both promoted the Impressionists, and himself made

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Gauguin, Paul (1848–1903)

Belinda Thomson.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 566 words.

(1848–1903).

French painter, sculptor, and printmaker; born in Paris, died in self-imposed exile in the South Seas. He

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Perry, Lilla Cabot (13 Jan 1848)

Edited by Joan Marter.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 449 words.

(b Boston, MA, 13 Jan 1848; d Hancock, NH, 1933),

painter and writer. She

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Richardson, Mary Curtis (9 April 1848)

Phil Kovinick.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 474 words.

(b New York, NY, 9 April 1848; d San Francisco, CA, 1 Nov 1931),

painter

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Clarke, Thomas B. (11 Dec 1848)

Lillian B. Miller and Gregory Gallagan.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 469 words.

(b New York, 11 Dec 1848; d New York, 18 Jan 1931),

businessman, collector

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Blashfield, Edwin Howland (15 Dec 1848)

Sally Webster.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 526 words.

(b Brooklyn, New York, 15 Dec 1848; d South Dennis, MA, 12 Oct 1936),

painter

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Silsbee, Joseph Lyman (25 Nov 1848)

Kathleen Roy Cummings.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 458 words.

(b Salem, MA, 25 Nov 1848; d Chicago, 31 Jan 1913),

architect. Silsbee was

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Tiffany, Louis Comfort (18 Feb 1848)

Richard Guy Wilson.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 1852 words.

(b New York, 18 Feb 1848; d New York, 17 Jan 1933),

designer and painter

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Walters, Henry (20 Sept 1848)

William R. Johnston.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 445 words.

(b Baltimore, MD, 20 Sept 1848; d New York, 30 Nov 1931),

businessman and collector

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Harnett, William Michael (10 Aug 1848)

Nika Elder.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 848 words.

(b Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland, 10 Aug 1848; d New York, 29 Oct 1892),

painter

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Saint-Gaudens, Augustus (1 March 1848)

Edited by Joan Marter.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 1674 words.

(b Dublin, 1 March 1848; d Cornish, NH, 3 Aug 1907),

sculptor. Saint-Gaudens's

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Duveneck, Frank (9 Oct 1848)

Carolyn Kinder Carr.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 909 words.

(b Covington, KY, 9 Oct 1848; d Cincinnati, OH, 3 Jan 1919),

painter, sculptor

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Harnett, William Michael (1848–92)

David Rodgers.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 200 words.

(1848–92).

American painter. Harnett, an Irish immigrant, spent his childhood in Philadelphia. From c.1865 he worked

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Huysmans, Joris-Karl (1848–1907)

Helen Langdon.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 202 words.

(1848–1907).

French novelist and art critic. In his early career he wrote naturalist novels, which chart working-class life

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Saint-Gaudens, Augustus (1848–1907)

Harold Osborne and Marc Jordan.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 284 words.

(1848–1907).

American sculptor. He was the son of a French father and an Irish mother who brought him

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Bastien-Lepage, Jules (1848–84)

Helen Langdon.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 165 words.

(1848–84).

French painter. He was of peasant origin, and most celebrated for his large, plein air paintings of

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‘The Gutta Percha Staff’: between respectable and risqué satire in 1848

Jo Briggs.

in Novelty fair

January 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 9933 words.

The third and final chapter on 1848 investigates satires on the special constable: mainly middle-class volunteers who were sworn in to assist the police in keeping order on 10 April, the...

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The ‘offensive body’: the politics of consumption in 1848

Jo Briggs.

in Novelty fair

January 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Art. 9348 words.

This chapter considers the once famous, but now forgotten figure: the gent. This lower-class male type epitomized vulgar and potentially unruly popular consumerism at mid century, gaining...

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