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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
Genre
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
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
Writing style
Award
  • Governor General's Literary Award for English-Language Nonfiction, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
163227
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
bibliography
NLM call number
759.409 K54j
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manet, Édouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Manet, Édouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Manet, Edouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Manet, Edouard
  • Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest
  • Painting, French
  • Impressionism (Art)
  • Art and society
  • Art and society
  • Impressionism (Art)
  • Painting, French
  • France
  • France
  • Impressionismus
  • Kunst
  • Frankreich
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism
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 (pages 423-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm62281431
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 448 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802714664
Lccn
2005031089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780802714664
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)62281431
Label
The judgment of Paris : the revolutionary decade that gave the world Impressionism, Ross King
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocm62281431
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 448 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802714664
Lccn
2005031089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780802714664
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)62281431

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