Artists in Residence: A Guide to the Homes and Studios of Eight 19th-Century Artists in and Around Paris

Artists in Residence: A Guide to the Homes and Studios of Eight 19th-Century Artists in and Around Paris

by Dana Micucci
     
 

Open to the public, the homes and studios of eight celebrated nineteenth-century painters—Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Gustave Courbet, Eugène Delacroix, Gustave Moreau, Rosa Bonheur, Jean-François Millet, and Charles-François Daubigny—provide intimate insights into their work and personalities as well as pleasurable day-long

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Open to the public, the homes and studios of eight celebrated nineteenth-century painters—Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Gustave Courbet, Eugène Delacroix, Gustave Moreau, Rosa Bonheur, Jean-François Millet, and Charles-François Daubigny—provide intimate insights into their work and personalities as well as pleasurable day-long itineraries in and around Paris. A writer and a photographer, both of whose work appears frequently in Architectural Digest, present sumptuous portraits of these painters’ lives and times.

Travel information includes discriminating hotel and restaurant recommendations; sites of related interest; excursions to nearby châteaux and medieval fortress towns; directions for travel by car and train; museums in Paris with works by each artist; phone and fax numbers and email addresses for all listings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892145000
Publisher:
New York Review Books
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Edition description:
SLIPCASE
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 8.78(h) x 0.61(d)

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