When Ingres painted his vast ‘Apotheosis of
Homer,’ he represented, grouped round the central
throne, all the great poets of the ancient and modern
worlds, with a single exception&m...
Giles Lytton Strachey (1880-1932) was an English biographer and critic known for his satire of the Victorian Era.Lytton Strachey was born in London on March 1, 1880. He was the eleventh of thirteen ch...
Lytton Strachey, critic and biographer, created a new kind of biography. His studies of Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria, powerful and dramatic, though relatively conventional, are excellent biograp...