The First Actresses explores the vibrant and sometimes controversial relationship between art, gender and the theatre in 18th-century England. Combining masterpieces with newly discovered works, the book explores the ways in which actresses used portraiture to enhance their reputations, deflect scandal and increase their popularity and status.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 10 Jan 2011
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 160
- ISBN : 9781855144118