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Bouguereau, William Adolphe 1825-1905

Overview
Works: 227 works in 333 publications in 4 languages and 2,263 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Catalogues raisonnés  History  Poetry  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Honoree, Artist, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Publisher, Other
Classifications: ND553.B8, 759.4
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William Bouguereau by Damien Bartoli( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau (1825-1905) was a highly important and influential French academic painter, who taught a long succession of gifted students, primarily at the private Academie Julien in Paris. Bouguereau wanted to become a serious history painter and his efforts paid off in 1850 when he won the much coveted Prix de Rome (meaning that the French government paid him to stay in Rome and study art). After his studies in Italy, he established his reputation in Paris as a premier history painter, portraitist, and decorator of churches during the 1850s and 1860s. He was elected to the Academie des Beaux-Arts in 1876 and remained an important and influential member for 30 years. His large output of Salon paintings was consistently praised by critics, often purchased by the French state, and frequently reproduced in the press. He won numerous awards throughout his career and can be seen as the epitome of the French Academy
Bouguereau by Fronia E Wissman( Book )

6 editions published between 1890 and 1996 in French and English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Bouguereau, Fronica E. Wissman offers astute and illuminating insights into the art, career, and family life of this great artist-whose beautiful paintings of a better, purer time and place continue to find favor with contemporary viewers. Over fifty full-color reproductions and several black-and-white illustrations exemplify Bouguereau's precision in creating timeless works of sensual, emotional, and intellectual appeal."--Front flap
William Bouguereau : his life and works by Damien Bartoli( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau (1825-1905) was a highly important and influential French academic painter, who taught a long succession of gifted students, primarily at the private Academie Julien in Paris. Bouguereau wanted to become a serious history painter and his efforts paid off in 1850 when he won the much coveted Prix de Rome (meaning that the French government paid him to stay in Rome and study art). After his studies in Italy, he established his reputation in Paris as a premier history painter, portraitist, and decorator of churches during the 1850s and 1860s. He was elected to the Academie des Beaux-Arts in 1876 and remained an important and influential member for 30 years. His large output of Salon paintings was consistently praised by critics, often purchased by the French state, and frequently reproduced in the press. He won numerous awards throughout his career and can be seen as the epitome of the French Academy
In the studios of Paris : William Bouguereau & his American students : exhibition by William Adolphe Bouguereau( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- William Bouguereau in America: a roller-coaster reputation -- William Bouguereau the teacher -- Elizabeth Jane Gardner: the best imitator of Bouguereau? -- A defining moment: William Bouguereau and the education of Eanger Irving Couse -- Plates and commentary -- Catalogue of the exhibition -- The American students of William Bouguereau
William-Adolphe Bouguereau : catalogue and selection by Robert Isaacson( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau : le peintre roi de la Belle Époque by Didier Jung( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette biographie d'un peintre jadis célèbre et aujourd'hui oublié dans son pays, est la première publiée en langue française depuis la mort de l'artiste. Elle resitue Bouguereau dans son époque et offre au lecteur une passionnante description de la Belle Époque vue sous l'angle de la peinture, avec ses rites, ses salons et ses conflits, notamment celui entre académistes et impressionnistes
W. Bouguereau by Marius Vachon( Book )

6 editions published in 1900 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau by Damien Bartoli( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in Undetermined and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau by Damien Bartoli( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue illustré des œuvres de W. Bouguereau by William Adolphe Bouguereau( Book )

4 editions published in 1885 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William-Adolphe Bouguereau by Robert Isaacson( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Bouguereau, 1825-1905 : Musée du Petit-Palais, Paris, 9 February-6 May 1984, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 22 June-23 September 1984, the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, 27 October 1984-13 January 1985 by William Adolphe Bouguereau( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esquisse biographique du peintre, étude de son art et de l'art pompier, les collectionneurs de Bouguereau. Cent quarante et une notices catalographiques annotées et illustrées en noir. En tête du catalogue, quinze reproductions en couleurs
Child classics of prose( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bouguereau( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Femmes antiques, la légende--l'histoire--la Bible by Jean Bertheroy( Book )

1 edition published in 1892 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institut de France. Académie des beaux-arts. Funérailles de M. Du Sommerard, membre de l'Académie, le lundi 9 février 1885. Discours de M. Bouguereau, président de l'Académie by William Adolphe Bouguereau( Book )

1 edition published in 1885 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Remorse of Orestes : Orestes Pursued by the Furies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1862 and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 19th-century painting depicts Orestes, the protagonist from Aeschylus' play The Eumenides, being tormented by the Furies, the deities that avenge patricide and matricide. Aeschylus was the first of the three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays are still performed today
 
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English (62)

French (45)

Chinese (2)

Dutch (2)