Joseph Wright Of Derby - Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Kunstenaar, schilder Joseph Wright Of Derby

Stijl: Romanticism;

Plaats: Irongate

Geboren: 1734

Dood: 1797


Joseph Wright ARA (3 September 1734 – 29 August 1797), styled Joseph Wright of Derby, was an English landscape and portrait painter. He has been acclaimed as "the first professional painter to express the spirit of the Industrial Revolution". Wright is notable for his use of chiaroscuro effect, which emphasises the contrast of light and dark, and, ...

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