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Author Calè, Luisa.

Title Fuseli's Milton gallery : 'turning readers into spectators' / Luisa Calè
Published Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press ; New York : Published in the United States by Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 259 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series Oxford English monographs
Oxford English monographs.
Contents The literary galleries and the field of art -- The spectator turned reader : printed text at the galleries -- The reader turned spectator : visual narratives -- 'Satan encount'ring death, sin interposing' : Milton' s allegory and the politics of seeing -- The plot of Adam and Eve
Summary A comprehensive account of the circulation and adaptation of literature in late 18th-century art, explores the visual dimension of reading in an emerging visual culture and offers a range of new ways of reading literature and painting together
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fuseli, Henry, 1741-1825 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Milton, John, 1608-1674. Paradise lost -- Illustrations.
Art and literature -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Books and reading -- England -- History -- 18th century.
English literature -- Illustrations.
English literature -- History and criticism.
Illustration of books -- England -- 18th century.
Popular culture -- England -- History -- 18th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Illustrated works.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006028316
ISBN 0191514861 (electronic bk.)
0199267383 (electronic bk.)
9780191514869 (electronic bk.)
9780199267385 (electronic bk.)