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Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Author: Jean Montague Massengale
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography and analysis of one of France's best-known Roccoco painters whose use of color and subject elevate his works above the frivolous works of his contemporaries. Author is an alumnus of Evanston Township High School, class of 1938.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Massengale, Jean Montague.
Jean-Honoré Fragonard.
New York : H.N. Abrams, 1993
(OCoLC)621294475
Named Person: Jean-Honoré Fragonard; Jean-Honoré Fragonard
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Montague Massengale
ISBN: 0810933136 9780810933132
OCLC Number: 26127951
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
Contents: Blindman's buff --
Young woman holding up her child --
Venus and Cupid --
Jeroboam sacrificing her idols --
Psyche shows her sisters the presents she has received from Cupid --
Winter --
The lost wager --
The Italian family --
The storm, or The cart stuck in the mire --
The entrance to the Fountain of Pomona, known as Fontanone, at the Villa d'Este in Tivoli --
The grand cascade at Tivoli --
Le Petit Parc --
Avenue of trees --
The watering place --
The bathers --
Venus refusing Cupid a kiss --
The new model --
Rinaldo in the enchanted forest --
Rinaldo in the Gardens of Armida --
The useless resistance --
Coresus sacrifices himself to save Callirhoë --
The swing --
Mademoiselle Guimard --
Portrait de fantaisie: Monsieur de La Bret`eche --
Girl making a dog dance on her bed The toilet of Venus --
The loves of the shepherds: love letters --
The good mother --
Man seated in an armchair --
Italian park with cypresses --
The little swing --
The school mistress (say "please") --
The fair at Saint-Cloud --
The education of the virgin --
The bolt --
The isle of love --
A boy as pierrot --
The vow of love --
Young woman standing (Rosalie Fragonard) --
Forsaken, or Reverie.
Responsibility: text by Jean Montague Massengale.

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Biography and analysis of one of France's best-known Roccoco painters whose use of color and subject elevate his works above the frivolous works of his contemporaries. Author is an alumnus of Evanston Township High School, class of 1938.

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