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Humbert, Agnès

Overview
Works: 64 works in 271 publications in 13 languages and 2,715 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‡vFrench  Diaries  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Author of introduction, Contributor
Classifications: D805.G3, 940.5344092
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Most widely held works by Agnès Humbert
Les Nabis et leur epoque, 1888-1900 by Agnès Humbert( Book )

20 editions published in 1954 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résistance : a woman's journal of struggle and defiance in occupied France by Agnès Humbert( Book )

28 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real-life Suite Française, this riveting diary by a key female member of the French Resistance in WWII is translated into English for the first time. Agnès Humbert was an art historian in Paris during the German occupation in 1940. Though she might well have weathered the oppressive regime, Humbert was stirred to action by the atrocities she witnessed. In an act of astonishing bravery, she joined forces with several colleagues to form an organized resistance--very likely the first such group to fight back against the occupation. (In fact, their newsletter, Résistance, gave the French Resistance its name.) In the throes of their struggle for freedom, the members of Humbert's group were betrayed to the Gestapo; Humbert herself was imprisoned. In immediate, electrifying detail, Humbert describes her time in prison, her deportation to Germany, where for more than two years she endured a string of brutal labor camps, and the horror of discovering that seven of her friends were executed by a firing squad. But through the direst of conditions, and ill health in the labor camps, Humbert retains hope for herself, for her friends, and for humanity. Originally published in France in 1946, the book was soon forgotten and is now translated into English for the first time.--From publisher description
Louis David by Léon Rosenthal( Book )

30 editions published between 1900 and 1954 in 5 languages and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résistance : a Frenchwoman's journal of the War by Agnès Humbert( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A real-life Suite Française, this riveting diary by a key female member of the French Resistance in WWII is translated into English for the first time. Agnès Humbert was an art historian in Paris during the German occupation in 1940. Though she might well have weathered the oppressive regime, Humbert was stirred to action by the atrocities she witnessed. In an act of astonishing bravery, she joined forces with several colleagues to form an organized resistance--very likely the first such group to fight back against the occupation. (In fact, their newsletter, Résistance, gave the French Resistance its name.) In the throes of their struggle for freedom, the members of Humbert's group were betrayed to the Gestapo; Humbert herself was imprisoned. In immediate, electrifying detail, Humbert describes her time in prison, her deportation to Germany, where for more than two years she endured a string of brutal labor camps, and the horror of discovering that seven of her friends were executed by a firing squad. But through the direst of conditions, and ill health in the labor camps, Humbert retains hope for herself, for her friends, and for humanity. Originally published in France in 1946, the book was soon forgotten and is now translated into English for the first time.--From publisher description
Louis David, peintre et conventionnel by Agnès Humbert( Book )

20 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonnard, Vuillard et les Nabis, 1883-1903 : [Exposition] 8 juin-2 octobre 1955 by Musée national d'art moderne (France)( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1976 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Nabis und ihre Epoche 1888-1900 by Agnès Humbert( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in German and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of occupied France by Agnès Humbert( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in France in 1946 and never before published in English, Agnès Humbert's secret journal entries describe her involvement in the French Resistance, her arrest by the Gestapo and the period of slave labour which followed
Henri Matisse by Gaston Diehl( Book )

14 editions published between 1954 and 1958 in French and English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résistance : dagboek van een Parisienne in het verzet by Agnès Humbert( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Dutch and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse by Henri Matisse( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in German and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Musée national d'art moderne; peinture, sculpture by Musée national d'art moderne (France)( Book )

6 editions published in 1948 in French and Multiple languages and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonnard, Vuillard et les Nabis : 1888-1903 : 8 juin-2 octobre 1955 by Musée national d'art moderne (France)( Book )

11 editions published in 1955 in French and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Matisse : dessins by Henri Matisse( Book )

10 editions published in 1956 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vu et entendu en Yougoslavie by Agnès Humbert( Book )

7 editions published in 1950 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Lingner 30 Reproduktionen by Max Lingner( Book )

5 editions published in 1951 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean-Jacques Morvan by Agnès Humbert( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notre guerre Journal de Résistance 1940-1945 by Agnès Humbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dessins by Henri Matisse( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exposition Maurice Denis. Peintures, aquarelles, dessins, lithographies. Du 28 juin au 29 septembre 1963. Musée Toulouse-Lautrec, Albi by Agnès Humbert( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in French and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Résistance : a Frenchwoman's journal of the War
Alternative Names
Agnès Humbert Frans kunsthistorica (1894-1963)

Agnès Humbert französische Kunsthistorikerin und Mitglied der Résistance

Agnès Humbert French art historian

Humbert, Agnes 1894-1963

Sabbagh, Agnès, 1894-1963

Sabbert, Agnès, 1894-1963

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Résistance : a Frenchwoman's journal of the WarMemoirs of occupied FranceRésistance : a Frenchwoman's journal of the War