THE AGE OF PATRONAGE. Michael Foss.

THE AGE OF PATRONAGE.

  • Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1972.
  • 8vo.
  • cloth, dust jacket.
  • ix, (i), 234 pages.

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 57990

First edition. A social history of the arts in England in the century following the Restoration. It shows how the state of the arts fluctuated as it was affected by the waning influence of the King and Court, the rise of political parties, and a new sense of middle-class decorum and responsibility. Illustrated and indexed.