The Resource Portrait of Dr. Gachet : the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss, Cynthia Saltzman

Portrait of Dr. Gachet : the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss, Cynthia Saltzman

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Portrait of Dr. Gachet : the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss
Title
Portrait of Dr. Gachet
Title remainder
the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Saltzman
Title variation
  • Portrait of Doctor Gachet
  • Story of a van Gogh masterpiece
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author traces the history of the portrait of Van Gogh's physician, painted just weeks before Van Gogh's suicide, and shows that "this painting not only evokes the ethos of modern life but also illuminates the ways in which art, politics, and the market have intersected in the twentieth century."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
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Saltzman, Cynthia
Dewey number
759.9492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ND1329.G568
LC item number
A64 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Gachet, Paul Ferdinand
  • Gogh, Vincent van
  • Portret van Dr. Gachet (Van Gogh)
  • Kunsthandel
  • Gogh, Vincent van
Label
Portrait of Dr. Gachet : the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss, Cynthia Saltzman
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"The heartbroken expression of our time" -- Northern Europe and the first modernist collectors: the international avant-garde and the market -- The "other" Germany: modern art, German nationalism, and the making of the modern museum -- Modern art and the Third Reich: propaganda, confiscation, and export -- Postwar New York -- The 1980s -- Japan
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 406 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036815344
Label
Portrait of Dr. Gachet : the story of a van Gogh masterpiece : modernism, money, politics, collectors, dealers, taste, greed, and loss, Cynthia Saltzman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"The heartbroken expression of our time" -- Northern Europe and the first modernist collectors: the international avant-garde and the market -- The "other" Germany: modern art, German nationalism, and the making of the modern museum -- Modern art and the Third Reich: propaganda, confiscation, and export -- Postwar New York -- The 1980s -- Japan
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 406 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036815344

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