Men at work : art and labour in Victorian Britain /
"Featuring extensive new research, Men at Work examines a broad spectrum of the visual culture of Victorian Britain and its empire, including prints, photographs, book illustrations, material objects, and exhibition and museum displays. Barringer arrives at a major reinterpretation of the art a...
New Haven ; London :
Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press,
Table of Contents:
- Introduction: and aesthetic of labour
- Art, religion, and labour
- The harvest field in the Railway Age
- Blacksmith and artist
- Art and industry
- Colonial gothic
- Conclusion: aestheticism and labour.