Joseph E. Yoakum What I Saw
ISBN: HB: 9780300257489, Yale University Press, July 2021
256 pp., 30.5x22.9 cm, 200 colour illus.
Much of Joseph Elmer Yoakum's story comes from the artist himself – and is almost too fantastic to believe. At a young age, Yoakum (1891-1972) traveled the globe with numerous circuses; he later served in a segregated noncombat regiment during World...
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French Drawings from the Age of Claude, Poussin, Watteau, and Fragonard Highlights from the Collection of the Harvard Art Museums
ISBN: HB: 9780300250916, Yale University Press, April 2021
400 pp., 30.4x22.8 cm, 350 colour and black&white illus.
The Harvard Art Museums house one of the most significant collections of works on paper in North America. Among its many strengths are sheets by draftsmen of the French School, including notable masters such as Simon Vouet, Claude Lorrain, Nicolas Po...
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Drawing Is Everything Founding Gifts of the Menil Drawing Institute
ISBN: HB: 9780300247121, Yale University Press, January 2020
256 pp., 26.7x21 cm, 224 colour illus.
Featuring outstanding 20th-century drawings promised or bequeathed to the Menil Collection for the opening of the Menil Drawing Institute, this elegant volume is a testament to the growing significance of drawings as stand-alone artworks over the pas...
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Bouchardon Royal Artist of the Enlightenment
ISBN: HB: 9781606065068, Getty Publications, January 2017
448 pp., 25x15 cm
One of the most imaginative and fascinating artists of eighteenth-century France, Edme Bouchardon (1698-1762) was instrumental in the transition from Rococo to Neoclassicism and in the artistic rediscovery of classical antiquity. Much celebrated in h...
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Learned Draftsman Edme Bouchardon
ISBN: HB: 9781606065044, Getty Publications, December 2016
336 pp., 25x15 cm
The celebrated French artist Edme Bouchardon (1698-1762) is primarily known as a sculptor today, but his contemporaries widely lauded him as a draftsman as well. Talented, highly innovative, and deeply invested in the medium, Bouchardon made an impor...
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Unruly Nature The Landscapes of Theofire Rousseau
ISBN: HB: 9781606064771, Getty Publications, June 2016
224 pp., 25x15 cm, 15 black&white illus., 140 colour illus.
Theodore Rousseau (1812-1867), arguably the most important French landscape artist of the mid-nineteenth century and a leader of the so-called Barbizon School, occupies a crucial moment of transition from the idealizing effects of academic painting t...
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Capturing Nature's Beauty Three Centuries of French Landscapes
ISBN: HB: 9780892369959, Getty Publications, September 2009
96 pp., 22.9x19.4 cm, 45 colour illus.
This title presents an informative and thoroughly illustrated introduction to the tradition of French landscape painting. Filled with glorious full-colour illustrations, "Capturing Nature's Beauty" highlights the key moments of the French landscape t...
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