Great French Paintings from the Clark: Barbizon through Impressionism - Hardcover James A. Ganz and Richard R. Brettell


This beautifully produced catalogue features more than 70 of the most important 19th century European paintings in the Clark Art Institute, including masterpieces by Monet, Pissarro, Sisley, Morisot, Manet, Degas, and Renoir. Also included are earlier works by Corot and Millet, as well as academic paintings by artists such as Gérôme and Bouguereau. Insightful essays by leading scholars of the era are followed by lavish reproductions and illuminating catalogue entries about each work.

James Ganz offers a fascinating introduction to Sterling Clark, an heir to the Singer sewing machine fortune, who along with his wife Francine founded the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute to house their important collection of European and American paintings, sculpture, drawings, and decorative arts.

Hardcover. 224 pages.

Also available in softcover.

The exhibition runs December 22, 2013 through March 23, 2014.

Product ID: 1034175

$ 45.00

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