Painting history : Delaroche and Lady Jane Grey / Stephen Bann and Linda Whiteley.
Publication year: 2010
Publisher: London : National Gallery,
ISBN: 9781857094794 (hbk.) : 1857094794 (hbk.) :
Published to accompany the exhibition 'Painting History: Delaroche and Lady Jane Grey' the National Gallery, London, 24 February to 23 May 2010.
This book presents "The Execution of Lady Jane Grey" with other major history paintings and preparatory sketches that made Delaroche's reputation during his lifetime. The authors also discuss varied visual and cross-cultural influences such as popular prints and theatre on his particular approach to depicting English history.
180 p. : col. ill. ; 23 x 25 cm.
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