Item Detail

Item Number 6699
Title Barbizon School And 19Th Century French Landscape Painting, The
Author Bouret, Jean
Condition NF/NF
Publisher New York Graphic Society
Place Published Greenwich, Conn
Date Published 1973
Edition 1st US Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Near fine book is bound in green cloth with gilt printing on the spine; clean, straight & tight. There are 292 illustrations throughout the book, 45 of them are full-color, tipped-in plates. There is a tiny white spot on the front cover, otherwise book would be fine. The beautifully illustrated dust jacket is clean and bright. The dj spine is a little sunned and there is a small edge tear at the upper spine edge, that is internally mended. "The importance of the Barbizon school in the evolution of 19th-century French landscape painting cannot be over-estimated. Here is an informative text (including some 80 biographical notices) and a rich visual documentation of these appealing and influential painters". A beautiful book for any art lover!; B/W & Color Illustrations; 11 1/4" x 10 1/4"; 271 pages
LoC or ISBN 0821204955
Keyword(s) Jean Bouret,Non-fiction,French Landscape Painting,French Painters,French Artists,Art Books,19th-century Art,Painting,P
Category(ies) Art Photography Poetry Music Drama,Crafts How-To Collecting,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $157.50