Sleeping Beauties in Victorian Britain

Sleeping Beauties in Victorian Britain

Artists, scientists and the wider public of the Victorian era all seem to have shared a common interest in the myth of the Briar Rose and its contemporary implications, from the Pre-Raphaelites and late Victorian aesthetes to the fascinated crowds who visited Ellen Sadler, the real-life ‘Sleeping Maid’ who is reported to have slept from 1871 to 1880.

The figure of the beautiful reclining female sleeper is a recurring theme in the Victorian imagination, invoking… (more)

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Publisher: Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (November 25, 2014)

Collection: Cultural Interactions: Studies in the Relationship between the Arts

Parent ISBN: 9783034317450

Page count: 244 pages

Language: English


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