The Resource The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism, Ross King

The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism, Ross King

Label
The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism
Title
The judgment of Paris
Title remainder
the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism
Statement of responsibility
Ross King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the origins of Impressionism against the backdrop of the artistic and cultural events of the nineteenth century as exemplified in the work of two artists--Ernest Meissonier and Edouard Manet
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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King, Ross
Dewey number
759.409/034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND547
LC item number
.K47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Manet, Édouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Manet, Edouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Painting, French
  • Impressionism (Art)
  • Art and society
  • Kunst
  • Frankreich
Label
The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism, Ross King
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-435) and index
Contents
Chez Meissonier -- Modern life -- The lure of perfection -- Mademoiselle V. -- Dreams of genius -- Youthful daring -- A baffling maze of canvas -- The Salon of Venus -- The tempest of fools -- Famous victories -- Young France -- Deliberations -- Room M -- Plein air -- A beastly slop -- The apostle of ugliness -- Maître Velázquez -- The jury of assassins -- Monet or Manet? -- A flash of swords -- Marvels, wonders and miracles -- Funeral for a friend -- Maneuvers -- A salon of newcomers -- Au bord de la mer -- Mademoiselle Berthe -- Flying gallops -- The wild boar of the Batignolles -- Vaulting ambitions -- The Prussian terror -- The last days of Paris -- A carnival of blood -- Days of hardship -- The apples of discord -- A ring of gold -- Pure Haarlem beer -- Beyond perfection -- The liberation of Paris -- Epilogue: finishing touches -- Political timeline
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 448 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035882237
Label
The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism, Ross King
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-435) and index
Contents
Chez Meissonier -- Modern life -- The lure of perfection -- Mademoiselle V. -- Dreams of genius -- Youthful daring -- A baffling maze of canvas -- The Salon of Venus -- The tempest of fools -- Famous victories -- Young France -- Deliberations -- Room M -- Plein air -- A beastly slop -- The apostle of ugliness -- Maître Velázquez -- The jury of assassins -- Monet or Manet? -- A flash of swords -- Marvels, wonders and miracles -- Funeral for a friend -- Maneuvers -- A salon of newcomers -- Au bord de la mer -- Mademoiselle Berthe -- Flying gallops -- The wild boar of the Batignolles -- Vaulting ambitions -- The Prussian terror -- The last days of Paris -- A carnival of blood -- Days of hardship -- The apples of discord -- A ring of gold -- Pure Haarlem beer -- Beyond perfection -- The liberation of Paris -- Epilogue: finishing touches -- Political timeline
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 448 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035882237

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