|Watkins, David; Hewat-Jaboor, Philip (editors). Thomas Hope: Regency Designer. Bard Graduate Center, Yale University Press, 2008. ISBN: 9780300124163. Unmarked. Like New in as new dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30964) $70.00
Catalog for 2008 exhibition at Bard and the V&A Museums. 420 color illustrations and 40 black-and-white illustrations.
Thomas Hope (1769-1831) was a major catalyst in the arts of Regency England. This comprehensive study focuses on his multifaceted role as designer and patron. Contributors include Daniella Ben-Arie, Philip Mansel, Frances Collard, and others. Richly illustrated with new photographs, the volume presents a vast array of paintings, furniture, sculpture, and works of art. Shortlisted for the 2009 Sir Banister Fletcher Award and the William M. B. Berger Prize for British Art History.