skip to content
Uncanny spectacle : the public career of the young John Singer Sargent Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Uncanny spectacle : the public career of the young John Singer Sargent

Author: Marc Simpson; John Singer Sargent; Richard Ormond; H Barbara Weinberg; Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press ; Williamstown, Mass. : Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book explores how the young American painter in just over a decade jumped from apprenticeship to wide acclaim, how he presented himself and his works, and how he sought to shape public perception of his talent. The book includes illustrations of almost every painting Sargent exhibited in Paris, London, and New York through 1887. Drawing on the correspondence of the artist, his friends, and his family, as well
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogues
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Named Person: John Singer Sargent; John Singer Sargent; John Singer Sargent; John Singer Sargent
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Simpson; John Singer Sargent; Richard Ormond; H Barbara Weinberg; Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.
ISBN: 0300071779 9780300071771 0931102383 9780931102387
OCLC Number: 36372372
Notes: Published to accompany the exhibition of the same title held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, June 20-Sept. 14, 1997.
Description: xiii, 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Foreword / Michael Conforti --
Introduction / Richard Ormond --
Sargent and Carolus-Duran / H. Barbara Weinberg --
Sargent and His Critics / Marc Simpson --
Catalogue / Marc Simpson. hing and Experimentation, 1877-1880. "Away for Venice," 1880-1882. "Crispation de Nerfs" 1880-1887. Appendix: Sargent's Exhibition History, 1877-1887.
Responsibility: Marc Simpson ; with Richard Ormond & H. Barbara Weinberg.

Abstract:

Drawing on the correspondence of the artist, his friends and his family, as well as a review of contemporary critical responses, this text examines the work of Sargent's early maturity. The text is  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36372372> # Uncanny spectacle : the public career of the young John Singer Sargent
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "36372372" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/new_haven_conn> ; # New Haven, Conn.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/williamstown_mass> ; # Williamstown, Mass.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ND237> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/759.13/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Topic/psychology> ; # Psychology
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12466780> ; # John Singer Sargent
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Person/sargent_john_singer_1856_1925> ; # John Singer Sargent
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12466780> ; # John Singer Sargent
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100305091> ; # Richard Ormond
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/145164344> ; # Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/103424562> ; # Helene Barbara Weinberg
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/80712260> ; # Marc Simpson
   schema:datePublished "1997" ;
   schema:description "The authors contend the canvases present a fresh view of Sargent's aspirations and ambitions, representing a metaphoric self-portrait of the artist as a young man. The early paintings, their relationship to one another, and their reception also shed light on the complex, cosmopolitan art world in which Sargent lived."@en ;
   schema:description "This book explores how the young American painter in just over a decade jumped from apprenticeship to wide acclaim, how he presented himself and his works, and how he sought to shape public perception of his talent. The book includes illustrations of almost every painting Sargent exhibited in Paris, London, and New York through 1887. Drawing on the correspondence of the artist, his friends, and his family, as well as an extensive review of contemporary critical responses, the text examines these works of Sargent's early maturity - some not exhibited in this century and others among his best-known work, including Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose and Madame X."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837070330> ;
   schema:genre "Exhibition catalogues"@en ;
   schema:genre "Exhibition catalogs"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Uncanny spectacle : the public career of the young John Singer Sargent"@en ;
   schema:productID "36372372" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36372372#PublicationEvent/new_haven_conn_yale_university_press_williamstown_mass_sterling_and_francine_clark_art_institute_1997> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/sterling_and_francine_clark_art_institute> ; # Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300071771> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780931102387> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB97Y8484> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9757298> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36372372> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/sterling_and_francine_clark_art_institute> # Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Person/sargent_john_singer_1856_1925> # John Singer Sargent
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1856" ;
   schema:deathDate "1925" ;
   schema:familyName "Sargent" ;
   schema:givenName "John Singer" ;
   schema:name "John Singer Sargent" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/new_haven_conn> # New Haven, Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New Haven, Conn." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/williamstown_mass> # Williamstown, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Williamstown, Mass." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100305091> # Richard Ormond
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ormond" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Ormond" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/103424562> # Helene Barbara Weinberg
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1942" ;
   schema:familyName "Weinberg" ;
   schema:givenName "Helene Barbara" ;
   schema:givenName "H. Barbara" ;
   schema:name "Helene Barbara Weinberg" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12466780> # John Singer Sargent
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1856" ;
   schema:deathDate "1925" ;
   schema:familyName "Sargent" ;
   schema:givenName "John Singer" ;
   schema:name "John Singer Sargent" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/145164344> # Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/80712260> # Marc Simpson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Simpson" ;
   schema:givenName "Marc" ;
   schema:name "Marc Simpson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300071771>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0300071779" ;
   schema:isbn "9780300071771" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780931102387>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0931102383" ;
   schema:isbn "9780931102387" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/36372372#PublicationEvent/new_haven_conn_yale_university_press_williamstown_mass_sterling_and_francine_clark_art_institute_1997>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/williamstown_mass> ; # Williamstown, Mass.
   schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Place/new_haven_conn> ; # New Haven, Conn.
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/sterling_and_francine_clark_art_institute> ; # Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
   schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837070330#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
   schema:startDate "1997" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.