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Musée Fabre

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Works: 376 works in 965 publications in 5 languages and 8,428 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Catalogues raisonnés  Illustrated works  Art  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Guidebooks  Records and correspondence 
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American art : 1908-1947, from Winslow Homer to Jackson Pollock by Éric de Chassey( Book )

15 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in French and English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offering a fresh perspective on American art from the first half of the twentieth century, this elegant book presents approximately two hundred paintings, works on paper, sculptures, and photographs by artists such as Ansel Adams, Walker Evans, Marsden Hartley, Edward Hopper, Georgia O'Keeffe, Ben Shahn, Paul Strand, and Grant Wood. Works by other well-known and less-familiar artists are also included, each with an individual commentary. All the works are reproduced in stunning full-color and duotone plates. The history of American art has been told almost exclusively by American writers. This new book, written mainly by French scholars, brings a new point of view to the painting, sculpture, graphic arts, and photography of the period, which begins with the scandals of the Eight and the Armory Show and ends with the advent of Abstract Expressionism. How did artists as diverse as Arthur Dove, Jacob Lawrence, and finally Jackson Pollock and Barnett Newman struggle with the opposing notions of what it was to be an American artist and what it was to be part of the international history of modern art? The artists who succeeded were those who found ways to reconcile these issues, and who understood that the twentieth century was the century of Americanism. Beginning with the realist tradition, this lavish book looks at the different manifestations of the period's various movements and schools in the United States, ultimately offering a unique look at American art -- from outside America
Gustave Courbet by Georges Riat( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spanning Gustave Courbet's entire artistic career and political involvement, this volume examines his major works - self-portraits, portraits, genre paintings, landscapes, nudes, hunting scenes, and still lifes. Essays shed light on Courbet's development of a realistic, critical style, describe his great influence on both contemporaries and later generations, and consider his works in their own art-historical context, as well as his relationship to early photography."--Jacket
Frédéric Bazille : prophet of impressionism by Frédéric Bazille( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caravaggio and his legacy by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They were known as the "Caravaggisti"--Artists who imitated the 16th-century master's earthy, realistic style or subject matter. Caravaggio's impact on his contemporaries was immediate, but in the decades that followed his brief career, hundreds of artists drew inspiration from his innovative use of intense light and shadow, the distinctly theatrical atmosphere of his paintings, his use of religious imagery, and his preference for painting directly from life. This companion volume to an exhibition features works by Caravaggio and more than 30 other artists. The book displays an amazing cross section of genre, portraiture, historical subjects, and religious scenes. Bringing together previously unconnected painters from Italy, Northern Europe, France, and Spain, this remarkable collection brilliantly illustrates Caravaggio's enormous effect on the development of 17th-century European painting"--
Sébastien Bourdon, 1616-1671 : catalogue critique et chronologique de l'oeuvre complet by Sébastien Bourdon( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Century of splendour : seventeenth-century French painting in French public collections( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frédéric Bazille (1841-1870) and the birth of impressionism by Frédéric Bazille( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The paintings of Frederic Bazille (1841-1870) were rediscovered after the turn of the century by art critics and curators who accredited the artist as an important pioneer in the development of impressionism. Tracing his artistic career from its inception-including his links to Manet, Monet, Renoir, and Cezanne-this book unveils Bazille's complete painted works and reveals the artist's devotion to the principles of avant-garde art in the 1860s. Organized thematically and chronologically, his work is placed into the context of nineteenth-century art and history: from landscape paintings influenced by Monet, to his still lifes, portraits, and singular technique, and from his departure for war to his posthumous renown. Presented as in a catalogue raisonne, sixty-five of Bazille's paintings are accompanied by a detailed technical caption and an explanatory notice. Facsimiles of the artist's personal letters are interspersed throughout the book, providing intimate insight on his life. Bazille is a major artist who contributed to the advent of impressionism, and this monograph is completed with a comprehensive bibliography, a list of works, and two maps detailing his life in Montpellier and Paris
Senufo unbound : dynamics of art and identity in West Africa by Susan Elizabeth Gagliardi( Book )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emil Nolde by Emil Nolde( Book )

10 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exposition, Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, 23 septembre 2008-19 janvier 2009, Montpellier, Musée Fabre Présentation du peintre danois Emil Hansen (1867-1956), dit Emil Nolde, formé en Allemagne, en Suisse et en France. Après des peintures d´inspiration campagnarde et florale, il participe au mouvement Die Brücke jusqu´en 1907. Il trouve son inspiration dans la vie nocturne berlinoise, fonde la nouvelle Sécession, se tourne ensuite vers des thèmes religieux et s´intéresse à l´art primitif
Paul Delaroche : un peintre dans l'histoire : Nantes, Musée des Beaux-Arts, 22 octobre 1999-17 janvier 2000 :, Montpellier, Pavillon du Musée Fabre, 3 février-23 avril 2000 by Paul Delaroche( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in French and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexandre Cabanel,1823-1889 : la tradition du beau by Michel Hilaire( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une rétrospective de l'oeuvre de Cabanel : portraits officiels, portraits de commanditaires, décors de monuments officiels ou d'édifices privés, scènes historiques, etc. Il fut enseignant aux Beaux-Arts et dix-sept fois jury du Salon
Le goût de Diderot : Greuze, Chardin, Falconet, David ... by Musée Fabre( Book )

8 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"En 1759, sur la sollicitation de son ami Grimm, Diderot se voit confier la tâche de rédiger les comptes rendus des Salons, expositions organisées par l'Académie royale de peinture et de sculpture dans le palais du Louvre. Ces écrits, publiés dans la Correspondance littéraire, feront l'admiration de nombreux écrivains et critiques du XIXe siècle. À l'occasion de la commémoration du tricentenaire de la naissance du philosophe, cet ouvrage propose une synthèse des récentes recherches sur les liens entretenus par Diderot avec les Arts et sur ses critères de jugement du Beau : la Vérité, la Poésie, la Magie. À travers la présentation d'oeuvres admirées ou décriées par l'écrivain sont mis à l'honneur certains des plus grands maîtres du XVIIIe siècle : Boucher, Chardin, David, Falconet, Greuze, Houdon, Pigalle, Robert, Vernet, Vien, etc. Le partenariat entre le musée Fabre de Montpellier Agglomération et la Fondation de l'Hermitage à Lausanne a permis de réunir un corpus exceptionnel de peintures, sculptures, dessins et gravures qui composent un remarquable panorama de la création française au temps de Diderot."--Page 4 of cover
Corps et ombres : Caravage et le caravagisme européen( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in French and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Antoine Houdon : die sinnliche Skulptur ; Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung, Frankfurt am Main, 29. Oktober 2009 bis 28. Februar 2010 ; Musee Fabre, Montpellier, 16. März bis 27. Juni 2010 by Jean Antoine Houdon( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

François-Xavier Fabre, 1766-1837 : de Florence à Montpellier by Laure Pellicer( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Né à Montpellier, lauréat du grand Prix de Rome en 1787 et disciple du grand David, François-Xavier Fabre réalise la majeure partie de sa carrière à Florence. Il est aussi l'un des plus célèbres collectionneurs de son temps et le fondateur du musée qui porte son nom dans sa ville natale, auquel il lègue sa fabuleuse collection
L'atelier de l'oeuvre : Dessins italiens du musée Fabre : catalogue des dessins exposé suivi du répertoire du fonds by Musée Fabre( Book )

10 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... le musée Fabre de Montpellier Agglomération offre à chacun la possibilité de découvrir ou d'approfondir sa connaissance de l'art. Riche de plus de 4500 œuvres, son cabinet des Arts graphiques compte parmi les plus beaux ensemblesde l'Hexagone ... L'étude de ce fonds voué au dessin ... se poursuit aujourd'hui grâce au projet L'atelier de l'œuvre : dessins italiens de Raphaël à Tiepolo. La publication intégrale de ce fonds qui compte plus de 500 feuilles offre un panorama des arts graphiques transalpins du XVIe au XVIIIe siècle et présente l'état de la science sur une sélection de ses œuvres les plus insignes."--Page [9]
De la nature : paysages de Poussin à Courbet dans les collections du musée Fabre by Musée Fabre( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le trait en majesté : dessins français du XVIIe siècle au Musée Fabre by Musée Fabre( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in French and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue de l'exposition présentée au Musée Fabre à Montpellier du 29 janvier 2011 au 30 avril 2011. Avec ses 6500 gravures et dessins, le cabinet des Arts graphiques du musée Fabre abrite une collection remarquable, l'une des plus importantes de France tant sur le plan quantitatif que qualitatif. De Raphaël à Matisse, les plus grands noms d'artistes allant de la Renaissance au XXe siècle sont réunis dans un fonds exceptionnel et principalement constitué de dons prestigieux (Fabre, Valedeau ...). Paradoxalement, cet ensemble unique n'a été peu montré que lors de rares expositions temporaires. Considérée comme l'un des ensembles les plus importants du musée, les collections françaises rassemblent des feuilles tout à fait exemplaires : Poussin, Le Sueur, le Brun, Raymond Lafage, Michel II Corneille, François Verdier ainsi que des artistes rares comme Noël Cochin, Jacques Friquet de Vauroze, Horace Le Blanc ... viennent illustrer ce que fut l'art du dessin en France au moment de la création de l'Académie
Le musée Fabre, Montpellier by Michel Hilaire( Book )

9 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Héritier de la Société des beaux-arts créée en 1779, le musée Fabre doit son nom à un grand donateur, François-Xavier Fabre, élève de David, qui fit don de ses collections à la ville en 1825
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Gustave Courbet
Alternative Names
Montpellier, France. Musée Fabre

Montpellier (Francie) Musée Fabre

Montpellier (Francja)

Montpellier (Hérault)

Montpellier Musée Fabre

Musée des Beaux-Arts

Musée Fabre

Musée Fabre de Montpellier

Musée Fabre de Montpellier agglomération

Musée Fabre de Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole

Musée Fabre (Montpeller)

Musée Fabre, Montpellier Agglomération

Musée Fabre, Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole

Languages
French (168)

English (47)

German (7)

Italian (3)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Gustave CourbetJean-Antoine Houdon : die sinnliche Skulptur ; Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung, Frankfurt am Main, 29. Oktober 2009 bis 28. Februar 2010 ; Musee Fabre, Montpellier, 16. März bis 27. Juni 2010French paintings from the Musée Fabre, MontpellierRenaissance revival : Musée Fabre Montpellier