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Aillagon, Jean-Jacques

Overview
Works: 101 works in 191 publications in 5 languages and 2,921 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Pictorial works  Exhibition, pictorial works  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author of introduction, Editor, Author, Director, Contributor, Interviewee, Publishing director, Other
Classifications: TR647, 770.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean-Jacques Aillagon
ManRay : photography and its double by Man Ray ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and French and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entre 1921 et 1940, Man Ray sera très lié à Marcel Duchamp. Il vit à Paris et participe aux activités des dadaïstes et des surréalistes. Mais, comme le montre cette monographie, il ne sera jamais possible de l'associer à quelque mouvement, puisque lui-même revendiquait haut et fort son absolue liberté
Brassaï : the monograph by Brassaï ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Here are Brassai's iconic scenes of nocturnal Paris with its prostitutes and thugs, its night workers, cafes, dance halls, and theaters; here are the fog-shrouded streets, monuments, and bridges; and here is the literary and artistic elite of the Parisian avant-garde, whom Brassai counted among his friends. Alongside these images, and providing a deeper understanding of his working method, are many previously unpublished contact prints and variations of familiar shots taken from a different angle, differently framed, or as part of a sequence that constitutes a veritable short story on film. Beyond these, there are examples of Brassai's nude studies and magnifications of commonplace objects, the engraved photographic plates that he called "transmutations," his drawings and sculpted pebbles, the graffiti he found so fascinating - indeed, everything to which he turned his imaginative mind throughout a long, productive life." "With the close cooperation of Mme. Gilberte Brassai, the artist's widow, and with the support of Jean-Jacques Aillagon, president of the Centre Pomidou, and of Werner Spies, director of the Musee National d'Art Moderne in Paris, Alain Sayag and Annick Lionel-Marie have succeeded in producing the definitive summary of this important oeuvre. As an extra dimension, the book includes penetrating excerpts from the writings of Brassai himself and of his friends and admirers Henry Miller, Jacques Prevert, and Roger Grenier; an interview with Gilberte Brassai and a biography compiled by her; and an extensive bibliography and list of exhibitions."--Jacket
Rome and the barbarians : the birth of a new world by Jean-Jacques Aillagon ( Book )
11 editions published in 2008 in English and Italian and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Barbaren - Germanen - Goten - Langobarden - Hunnen - Awaren
Brassaï : 'no ordinary eyes' by Brassaï ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man Ray : la photographie à l'envers by Man Ray ( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viollet-le-Duc, architect, artist, master of historic preservation by Françoise Bercé ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roma e i barbari : la nascita di un nuovo mondo by Jean-Jacques Aillagon ( Book )
18 editions published in 2008 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Voyage d'Italie d'Eugène Viollet-le-Duc 1836-1837 by Eugène-Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1989 in French and Italian and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brassaï by Brassaï ( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in French and German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fotografier
Rome et les barbares by A Geffroy ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La ville citoyenne by Emile-Pierre Guéneau ( Book )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Versailles : furniture of the royal palace : 17th and 18th centuries by Daniel Meyer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Grand Trianon : un palais privé à l'ombre de Versailles : de Louis XIV à Napoléon et de Louis-Philippe à Charles de Gaulle by Jérémie Benoit ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Le Grand Trianon est inscrit au Patrimoine mondial de l'Unesco depuis 1979, mais c'est pourtant la première fois qu'une étude complète et détailllée est consacrée à ce palais de campagne. Dans cet ouvrage, l'auteur en étudie chronologiquement tous les aspects, depuis l'architecture et la décoration, jusqu'aux peintures et au mobilier."--Jacket
Faire école by Thierry de Duve ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trônes en majesté : l'autorité et son symbole by Jacques Charles-Gaffiot ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Entre sobriété et majesté, mesure et démesure, le trône puise toujours à la même symbolique : celle de l'autorité assise . Pour la première fois, dans le décor somptueux du château de Versailles, lieu par excellence de l'exercice et de la représentation de la souveraineté, une exposition réunit des trônes venus du monde entier. Ce livre permet d'en mieux comprendre le modèle symbolique, dans ses dimensions politique, universitaire, économique et religieuse. Au point de départ de ce parcours historique et artistique, une évidence : la souveraineté fait toujours intervenir deux notions distinctes, l'autorité et la puissance. Tandis que la puissance, éphémère et difficilement acquise, reste un attribut fragile et sans cesse menacé, l'autorité assure à son titulaire la pérennité de son pouvoir et une estime universelle : elle l' assied, inspirant une obéissance qui vaut reconnaissance de légitimité. Muni de ses attributs essentiels gradin, dais et marchepied, le trône se pare aussi d'un bestiaire fantastique et imaginaire, peuplé de lions ailés, de chimères et de fabuleux dragons. Sur le siège ainsi décoré apparaît la majestueuse autorité qui toujours se révèle sous les traits d'un personnage assis. À la découverte de ces trônes, stables ou mobiles, simples ou fastueux, objets de déférence ou de dérision, un enseignement finira par sourdre de ces lignes, à destination des maîtres de ce monde, souverains ou chefs d'État, édiles ou magistrats : conserver le pouvoir ne peut s'opérer qu'à l'aune de la leçon que nous dispense l'étude de ces fascinants emblèmes." P. [4] of cover
Louis XIV : l'homme & le roi by Établissement public du musée et du domaine national de Versailles ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les arts devaient représenter Louis XIV comme chef militaire, protecteur des arts, fils aîné et protecteur de l'Eglise, roi de gloire. L'ouvrage montre comment le Roi-Soleil forma son propre goût auprès de Charles Le Brun et Pierre Mignard, Louis Le Vau et Jules Hardouin-Mansart, André Le Nôtre, Jean-Baptiste Lully... Publié à l'occasion d'une exposition présentée à Versailles en 2009-2010
L'animal écran by Jean-André Fieschi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le point sur le cinéma animalier des origines à nos jours : entretiens, analyses, évolutions, règles, auteurs, traditions
Versailles en 50 dates by Jean-Jacques Aillagon ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après-guerre(s) : années 90, chaos et fragiles espoirs by Éditions Autrement ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jean-Jacques Aillagon
Languages
French (42)
English (28)
Italian (19)
German (5)
Spanish (1)
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