Impressionism: National Gallery Pocket Guide

Impressionism: National Gallery Pocket Guide

by Kathleen Adler
     
 
This stunning Pocket Guide discusses the origins, techniques, and development of the Impressionist movement, illustrating the text with works by Renoir, Monet, Pissarro, Degas, Seurat, Manet, Cézanne, Morisot and Sisley. Kathleen Adler explains why Impressionist artists made a radical departure from the great biblical and mythological narratives that flourished in

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This stunning Pocket Guide discusses the origins, techniques, and development of the Impressionist movement, illustrating the text with works by Renoir, Monet, Pissarro, Degas, Seurat, Manet, Cézanne, Morisot and Sisley. Kathleen Adler explains why Impressionist artists made a radical departure from the great biblical and mythological narratives that flourished in European art for centuries before them, what technical developments in canvases and oil paints facilitated their painting, and how critics responded to their work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300076905
Publisher:
National Gallery London
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Series:
National Gallery London Publications
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.30(d)

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