The Impressionists

The Impressionists

Traces the rise of Impressionism, offers profiles of major painters, and discusses their work.

Author: Francesco Salvi

Publisher: The Oliver Press, Inc.

ISBN: 1934545031

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 314

Traces the rise of Impressionism, offers profiles of major painters, and discusses their work.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

Discusses the nineteenth-century French art movement known as Impressionism, focusing on the lives and works of Monet, Renoir, Degas, and Câezanne.

Author: David Spence

Publisher: TickTock Books

ISBN: 184696217X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 987

Discusses the nineteenth-century French art movement known as Impressionism, focusing on the lives and works of Monet, Renoir, Degas, and Câezanne.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weekends with the Impressionists

Weekends with the Impressionists

By bringing together these alluring pictures, from such artists as Money, Renoir, and Cassatt, with inspired quotations from the painters and their literary friends, including Zola, Flaubert, and de Maupassant, Weekends with the ...

Author: National Gallery of Art (U.S.)

Publisher: Universe Pub

ISBN: STANFORD:36105019361471

Category: Art

Page: 80

View: 643

The impressionists left a celebrated and much-loved legacy of paintings that depict the pleasures of turn-of-the-century France. These images of gardens and picnics, days spent boating on the river, and summer evenings in town sparkle with life, light, and color. By bringing together these alluring pictures, from such artists as Money, Renoir, and Cassatt, with inspired quotations from the painters and their literary friends, including Zola, Flaubert, and de Maupassant, Weekends with the Impressionists is the ideal impressionist memento. It is a charming collection of visual idylls and quiet moments that evoke a world of leisure, repose, and simple indulgence--all to the delight of today's reader.
Categories: Art

The Impressionists Handbook

The Impressionists Handbook

This is a thoughtfully prepared, well written treatment of the subject, with none of the ponderousness that "handbook" might imply. It was originally published in 1991 by Bookmart Ltd., UK. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc.

Author: Robert Katz

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 1586637525

Category: Art

Page: 256

View: 894

The two authors, who are both knowledgable writers with extensive background in the study of art and art history, write engagingly about the history of impressionism and the life and works of Pissarro, Manet, Degas, Monet, Renoir, and Sisley. At 7x8.5", the book is compact, but the format is large enough to accommodate decent reproductions of many of the paintings under consideration. This is a thoughtfully prepared, well written treatment of the subject, with none of the ponderousness that "handbook" might imply. It was originally published in 1991 by Bookmart Ltd., UK. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
Categories: Art

Painting Methods of the Impressionists

Painting Methods of the Impressionists

Studies the techniques of sixteen great painters of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, quoting extensively from their writings and examining masterworks in detail

Author: Bernard Dunstan

Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications

ISBN: 0823037126

Category: Art

Page: 160

View: 860

Studies the techniques of sixteen great painters of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, quoting extensively from their writings and examining masterworks in detail
Categories: Art

The Art of the Impressionists

The Art of the Impressionists

This book shows 50 masterpieces by the major practitioners of Impressionism, including Monet, Pissaro, Renoir, Bazille, Sisley, and Morisot.

Author: Janice Anderson

Publisher:

ISBN: 1858136369

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 79

View: 942

This book shows 50 masterpieces by the major practitioners of Impressionism, including Monet, Pissaro, Renoir, Bazille, Sisley, and Morisot.
Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Impressionists at Leisure

The Impressionists at Leisure

Draws on diaries, letters, memoirs, and the author's own observations to offer insight into how Impressionist masters reflected the civilization and sensuality of the nineteenth century, in a volume of paintings, photographs, and other ...

Author: Pamela Todd

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015074229710

Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 801

Draws on diaries, letters, memoirs, and the author's own observations to offer insight into how Impressionist masters reflected the civilization and sensuality of the nineteenth century, in a volume of paintings, photographs, and other ephemera that also evaluates the contributions of Impressionists and Impressionist-inspired artists from other countries.
Categories: Art

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

This title on the Impressionists, features the work of 29 artists, including not only the most well-known French painters, but also English, American and Italian artists.

Author: Gabriele Crepaldi

Publisher:

ISBN: UVA:X004644462

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 479

View: 891

This title on the Impressionists, features the work of 29 artists, including not only the most well-known French painters, but also English, American and Italian artists. It features the work of the precursors of the movement, such as Edouard Manet and Delacroix, and its most famous representatives like Claude Monet and Auguste Renoir. In addition, the eccentric and somewhat peripheral artists of the movement such as Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin, are featured, as well as lesser-known Impressionists such as James Whistler and Mary Cassatt.
Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Impressionists by Themselves

The Impressionists by Themselves

Author: Michael Howard

Publisher: Gallery Books

ISBN: 0831749741

Category: Art, French

Page: 328

View: 763

This book presents some of the world's best-loved paintings along with many of their lesser-known works, illustrating the wealth of talent and brilliance of such artists as Cassatte, Pissarro, Renoir, Monet, and more. Extracts from personal correspondence and critical writings by the artists, friends and peers provide a firsthand look into the Impressionists' world. 220 full-color illustrations.
Categories: Art, French

Paint with the Impressionists

Paint with the Impressionists

With an introduction providing the historical background to Impressionism, and a comprehensive section on artists' materials, this is a highly practical book that will appeal both to beginners and more experienced artists, as well as to the ...

Author: Jonathan Stephenson

Publisher:

ISBN: 0500295050

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 160

View: 363

In this innovative approach to Impressionism and its methods, Jonathan Stephenson's instruction enables amateurs the world over to paint like the Impressionists. Vibrantly illustrated in colour throughout, both with well-known works of art and step-by-step examples, the book shows how the masters achieved their diverse effects and how their ideas and styles can be adapted to today's tastes. Sections on the artists provide fascinating insights into individual techniques: learn how Monet produced his oil colour sketches, or how Sisley created his atmospheric landscapes. With an introduction providing the historical background to Impressionism, and a comprehensive section on artists' materials, this is a highly practical book that will appeal both to beginners and more experienced artists, as well as to the many thousands of of people inspired by the brilliance and beauty of Impressionist painting.
Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

108 plates in full color.

Author: William Gaunt

Publisher: Thameshuds

ISBN: 0500278490

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 296

View: 410

108 plates in full color.
Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Art of the Impressionists

The Art of the Impressionists

A survey of works by French artists of the Impressionist movement focuses on Pissarro, Sisley, Manet, Morisot, Monet, Renoir, Cassatt, Degas, and Toulouse-Lautrec.

Author: Horst Keller

Publisher: Oxford : Phaidon

ISBN: UCSD:31822021333414

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 271

View: 690

Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

But when they were first painted, those same pictures caused public outrage and the artists who created them struggled to make a living. This is the fascinating story of those artists, now known as the Impressionists.

Author: Rosie Dickins

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 074609020X

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 64

View: 705

Today, Impressionist paintings draw huge crowds and sell for millions. But when they were first painted, those same pictures caused public outrage and the artists who created them struggled to make a living. This is the fascinating story of those artists, now known as the Impressionists.
Categories: Impressionism (Art)

Monet and the Impressionists for Kids

Monet and the Impressionists for Kids

... called Impressionists 1870 1873 1874 1876 Franco–Prussian War; France
defeated at Sedan and Napoléon III captured Marshal MacMahon elected
president of France First Impressionist Exhibition Among the artists: Monet,
Renoir, Degas, ...

Author: Carol Sabbeth

Publisher: Chicago Review Press

ISBN: 9781613740484

Category: Art

Page: 152

View: 523

Discusses the nineteenth-century French art movement known as Impressionism, focusing on the works of Monet, Renoir, Degas, Cassatt, Cezanne, Gauguin, and Seurat. Includes related projects and activities.
Categories: Art

Claude Monet

Claude Monet

Author: Brian Petrie

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015014407616

Category: Claude Monet

Page: 80

View: 155

Categories: Claude Monet

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

Author: Henri-Alexis Baatsch

Publisher:

ISBN: 2850253685

Category: Impressionism (Art)

Page: 121

View: 998

Categories: Impressionism (Art)

The Impressionists

The Impressionists

A beautiful volume on the greatest Impressionist painters and the world that inspired them.

Author: Robert Katz

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 0754831345

Category: Art

Page: 256

View: 770

No group of artists or period of art history has inspired as much fascination and admiration as the Impressionist school. This book tells the story of the revolutionary Impressionist painters and the dramatic times that shaped their vision. It examines the artistic trends from the early part of the 19th century to the shocking debut of Manet's Luncheon on the Grass, and examines the most important individuals in the history of Impressionism, including Pissarro, Manet, Degas, Monet, Renoir and Sisley. The expert analysis is augmented by over 350 illustrations, including the immediately recognizable images as well as rare paintings seldom seen in print
Categories: Art

Monet and the Impressionists

Monet and the Impressionists

In this richly illustrated introduction to impressionism, art historian Patrick Bade explains how Impressionism began, what it stood for and why it was so important.

Author: Patrick Bade

Publisher: Macmillan _

ISBN: 1405035579

Category: Art, French

Page: 592

View: 176

In this richly illustrated introduction to impressionism, art historian Patrick Bade explains how Impressionism began, what it stood for and why it was so important. He describes the philosophy and techniques, such as why ancient Japanese prints, and the gritty streets of Paris neighbourhoods all held such strong appeal.
Categories: Art, French