Sökning: "18th century England"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 8 avhandlingar innehållade orden 18th century England.

  1. 1. Landskapets röster : Studier i Elias Martins bildvärld

    Författare :Mikael Ahlund; Hedvig Brander Jonsson; Emilie Karlsmo; Sten Åke Nilsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Landscape painting; 18th century Swedish art; 18th century British art; 18th century Sweden; Gustav III; art markets; travel writing; word image.; Art; Konstvetenskap; Konstvetenskap; History of Art;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about the Swedish landscape painter Elias Martin (1739-1818). The main interest is in his depictions of nature, landscape images and topographical views. Chronologically, it covers the period 1760 to 1810. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Relations of Absence : Germans in the East Indies and Their Families c. 1750–1820

    Författare :Francisca Hoyer; Margaret R. Hunt; Claudia Jarzebowski; Renate Dürr; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; British East India Company; Dutch East India Company; Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie; 18th century; 19th century; Southeast Asia; India; Cape Colony; Brandenburg-Prussia; German history; global family history; new imperial history; gender history; history of emotions; concubinage; inter-ethnic unions; colonialism; slavery; Ostindienfahrer; petitions;

    Sammanfattning : In the early modern period thousands of Germans, mostly men but also a few women and children, travelled to the Indian Ocean world in the service of the Dutch and British East India companies (VOC and EIC). Family played a key role for these Ostindienfahrer (East Indies travellers). LÄS MER

  3. 3. Ramble, linger and gaze

    Författare :Katja Grillner; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; architecture; landscape; representation; 18thcentury land­scape garden; 18th century England; ThomasWhately; Joseph Heely; Hagley Park; garden history; gardentheory; garden representation; garden experience; architecturalrepresentation; poetic representation; narrativerepresentation; philosophical dialogue; architectural researchmethodology; hermeneutics.; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Sammanfattning : Ramble, linger, and gaze explores a method of architecturalresearch based on narrative dialogue and examines the gardentheories and lite­rary garden representations of ThomasWhately (Observations on Modern gardening 1770) and JosephHeely (Letters on the Beauties of Hagley, Envil, and theLeasowes 1777). The thesis has the form of a narrated dialoguebetween these two writers and the narrator, and it is situatedat Hagley Park, Worchestershire, England. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Braständaren och iakttagaren : engelsk press och journalistik 1695-1825

    Författare :Göran Leth; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Tidningar; historia; Storbritannien; Tidskrifter; historia; Storbritannien; Journalistik; historia; England; 1695-1925;

    Sammanfattning : The role of the press for the development of democracy is studied in the case of the English press and journalism of the 18th and early 19th centuries. In a first sub-investigation the issue is engaged on a theoretical level. LÄS MER

  5. 5. När medeltidens sol gått ned : debatten om byggnadsvård i England, Frankrike och Tyskland 1815-1914

    Författare :Göran Kåring; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Byggnadsvård-- Frankrike -- 1815-1914; Byggnadsvård-- Tyskland -- 1815-1914;

    Sammanfattning : In the 19th and early 20th centuries, most medieval buildings of importance were repaired, reconstructed or rebuilt according to a number of different theories. Those theories, their origin, development, and transformation within different schools are studied. LÄS MER