Now available in a new edition, this array of masterpieces by the luminaries of the Impressionist movement is the next best thing to viewing them in person.
No artistic education is complete without a healthy dose of Impressionism. Here fifty of the most important works from the early nineteenth through the early twentieth centuries are gorgeously reproduced, including the best of Monet, Degas, van Gogh, Renoir, Cézanne, Cassatt, Manet, Seurat, and Pisarro. Each piece is given a brief overview establishing its place in the Impressionist pantheon as well as in its artist’s oeuvre. An introductory text explains the Impressionistic style, tracing the movement’s development, while an appendix offers biographies of the artists. The result is a veritable tour on Impressionism, offering an enjoyable and practical art history lesson that everyone can enjoy.
Ines Janet Engelmann is an expert in French art, curator, and author. She lives in Leipzig, Germany.
Paperback, Flexi-cover, 144 pages, 19,3 x 24,0 cm, 120 color illustrations
$ 19.95 | £ 14.99
Publishing House: Prestel
US May 01, 2018
UK April 01, 2018