Machine derived contents note: Foreword The Royal Watercolour Society Bicentenary Introduction Watercolour before the Watercolour Society 1805: The first exhibition 'This little republic of art' Rivals Oil and watercolour 'This astonishing magician' 'Works of splendour and imagination' 'The taste and spirit of our times'
Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours (Great Britain)
Watercolor painting - 19th century - Great Britain
Watercolor painting, British - 19th century
Published on the occasion of the exhibition "The triumph of watercolour : the early years of the Royal Watercolour Society 1805-55" : from 2 February-24 April 2005 at Dulwich Picture Gallery, and from 13 May-7 August 2005 at Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester
Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-165) and index