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Author: Alfred SisleyMary Anne StevensIsabelle CahnRoyal Academy of Arts (Great Britain)Musée d'Orsay.All authors
Publisher: London : Royal Academy of Arts ; Paris : Musée d'Orsay ; Baltimore : Walters Art Gallery ; New Haven : Yale University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There has never before been a major retrospective exhibition in Europe or America of Sisley's work, and there have been few serious publications. He remains therefore the least known of the Major Impressionists. Although a prolific artist, the uneven quality of his output has made it difficult to establish his particular place within the history of Impressionism. An important international exhibition (of which this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Alfred Sisley; Alfred Sisley; Alfred Sisley; Alfred Sisley
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Sisley; Mary Anne Stevens; Isabelle Cahn; Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain); Musée d'Orsay.; Walters Art Gallery (Baltimore, Md.)
ISBN: 0300052448 9780300052442 0300052456 9780300052459
OCLC Number: 26130970
Description: 300 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Alfred Sisley and the purity of vision / Christopher Lloyd --
Paul Durand-Ruel and Alfred Sisley, 1872-1895 / Caroline Durand-Ruel Godfroy --
Alfred Sisley and early interest in Impressionism in America, 1865-1913 / William R. Johnston --
La Celle-Saint-Cloud to Louveciennes : 1865-1875 / MaryAnne Stevens --
Marly-le-Roi and Sèvres : 1875-1880 / Christopher Lloyd --
Veneux-Nadon and Moret-sur-Loing : 1880-1899 / Sylvie Patin --
Documentary chronology / Isabelle Cahn --
Critical summary / Isabelle Cahn.
Responsibility: edited by MaryAnne Stevens ; with contributions by Isabelle Cahn [and others].

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This is the catalogue for an international exhibition which opens at the Royal Academy in London in July 1992, before moving on to Baltimore and the Musee d'Orsay in Paris. It covers Sisley's  Read more...

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