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Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal

Overview
Works: 819 works in 1,363 publications in 4 languages and 14,255 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  History  Biography  Guidebooks  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: N6537.L5, 759.4
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Most widely held works about Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal
 
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Most widely held works by Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal
Roy Lichtenstein by Diane Waldman( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly describes Lichtenstein's life and career, shows his major paintings, and includes comments on their composition
Fernand Leger by Fernand Léger( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and French and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Otto Dix by Otto Dix( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than almost any other German painter, Otto Dix and his works have profoundly influenced the popular notion of the Weimar Republic. His paintings were among the most graphic visual representatives of that period, exposing with unsparing and wicked wit the instability and contradictions of the time." "The particular role that Dix played as an artist in the Weimar Republic can only be understood against the backdrop of the painter's experiences during the First World War, from 1914 to 1918. The essay in the present volume by Dietrich Schubert discusses this theme using Dix's war-era self-portraits as examples. The artist's wartime experiences also shaped his shockingly brutal depictions of sexual attitudes and his paintings of prostitutes, the subject of another of the essays in this publication." "This catalogue accompanies an exhibition that will run from March 11 through August 30, 2010, at Neue Galerie New York, before travelling to the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, where it will be on view from September 24, 2010, to January 2, 2011. It includes the paintings that Dix is best known for - paintings from the so-called "golden Weimar years"--But to contextualize them, it also includes Dix's work from the early 1920s, as well as his later more allegorical work, produced as veiled protest against the Third Reich."--Jacket
Cocteau : Jean Cocteau, sur le fil du siècle by Jean Cocteau( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and French and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chihuly by Diane Charbonneau( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in French and English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dale Chihuly has been exploring the plastic potential of blown glass for more than 40 years. His spectacular pieces challenge the apparent fragility of the medium and transport us to a magical world. This exquisite volume follows Chihuly's career through photographs of his series works as well as his monumental site-specific installations. Inspired by nature, Chihuly's pieces explode with color and vibrate with life. Their expressiveness and spontaneity recall Jackson Pollock's action paintings, yet their visceral physicality and playfulness have made these pieces some of the most broadly acclaimed works in contemporary art. As this book shows, Chihuly's work is at once mesmerizing, thought provoking, and visually seductive
Lost paradise : symbolist Europe : [exhibition by Jean Clair( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau, 1825-1905 : Musée du Petit-Palais, Paris, 9 February-6 May 1984, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 22 June-23 September 1984, the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, 27 October 1984-13 January 1985 by William Adolphe Bouguereau( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in French and English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esquisse biographique du peintre, étude de son art et de l'art pompier, les collectionneurs de Bouguereau. Cent quarante et une notices catalographiques annotées et illustrées en noir. En tête du catalogue, quinze reproductions en couleurs
Pablo Picasso : meeting in Montreal by Pablo Picasso( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miró in Montreal by Joan Miró( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage into myth : French painting from Gauguin to Matisse from the Hermitage Museum, Russia by Gosudarstvennyĭ Ėrmitazh (Russia)( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Largillierre and the eighteenth-century portrait by Myra Nan Rosenfeld( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and French and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul-Emile Borduas by François Marc Gagnon( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and French and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Japan of the shoguns : the Tokugawa collection by Tokugawa Bijutsukan( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Renoir to Picasso : masterpieces from the Musée de l'Orangerie by Musée de l'Orangerie( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of an exhibition featuring 81 of the 145 paintings in the Walter-Guillaume collection of the Musée de l'Orangerie, Paris, shown at The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Jean-Noël Desmarais Pavilion, June 1 - October 15, 2000, and at the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, November 12, 2000 - February 25, 2001
Van Dongen by Kees van Dongen( Book )

11 editions published in 2008 in French and English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girodet, 1767-1824 by Sylvain Bellenger( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dessins italiens du XVIIe siècle du Musée des Offices de Florence = Italian XVIIth-century drawings from the Uffizi Gallery in Florence by Galleria degli Uffizi( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in French and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, collection of Mediterranean antiquities by Beaudoin Caron( Book )

12 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This catalogue raisonne describes a little-known but interesting collection originally assembled by one of the important Canadian collectors of the early 20th century. After an account of the collection's history and a brief discussion of the techniques of ancient glass-making, the catalogue proper presents 191 pieces comprising a range of typical forms, each of them fully illustrated."--Jacket
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in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Roy Lichtenstein
Alternative Names

controlled identityMontreal Museum of Fine Arts

MBAM

MMFA

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Montréal (Québec) Musée des beaux-arts

Musée des beaux-arts (Montréal)

Musée des beaux-arts (Montréal, Canadà)

Museum of Fine Arts

Languages
English (106)

French (49)

Japanese (3)

German (1)

Covers
Otto DixCocteau : Jean Cocteau, sur le fil du siècleVan DongenMontreal Museum of Fine Arts, collection of Mediterranean antiquitiesMontreal Museum of Fine Arts, collection of Mediterranean antiquities