by Patricia Wright


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780789461889
Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 06/13/2001
Series: DK Eyewitness Books Series
Product dimensions: 10.54(w) x 7.24(h) x 0.35(d)

Table of Contents

The headstrong youth6
Copying the masters8
Manet as student10
The first rejection12
Bohemian Paris14
"The Heroism of Modern Life"16
Spanish vogue18
Victorine Meurent20
Salon of the rejected22
A bourgeois scandal24
Suzanne Leenhoff26
A new controversy28
An elegant realism30
The still life32
The cycle of life34
Spain and Japan36
A misjudged masterpiece40
The Maximilian affair42
The fall of Paris44
Manet and Morisot46
Detachment and intimacy48
The respectable rebel50
Manet or Monet?52
An Impressionist landscape54
Reign of the courtesan56
The final masterpiece58
Manet's death60
Key dates62
Manet collections
Works on exhibit

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