Steegman, John


First published in 1936, this edition was reissued in 1968 with a new introduction by James Laver. Steegman's discussion of the development of "taste" feels contemporary in the 21st century, with astute observations on the development of a wide range of ideas around art, architecture, literature. Augustan, Baroque, Classical Revival, Sublime, Picturesque, Chinese, Rococo, Strawberry Hill, and more. DJ with several tears.Macmillan. 1968, Hb, Dj. USED. $7.00