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Cachin, Françoise

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Most widely held works about Françoise Cachin
Most widely held works by Françoise Cachin
Cézanne by Paul Cézanne( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The veneration surrounding the French painter Paul Cezanne (1839-1906) for nearly a century has, paradoxically, contributed to the mystery of his genius. His work has been extensively analyzed, but in fundamental respects it remains incompletely understood. As such it is ripe for the reexamination provided by this volume, published on the centenary of the artist's first one-man exhibition, which was mounted in Paris by Ambroise Vollard. More than 240 large colorplates, illuminated by thoughtful commentaries, and 262 black-and-white illustrations of paintings, drawings, watercolors, and sketchbook pages represent all aspects of Cezanne's oeuvre. The book traces the full range of his stylistic evolution: dark and violent canvases of his early period, luminous works in which he came to grips with Impressionism, and the paintings of his maturity that broke entirely new ground. Also explored here is the artist's preoccupation with several themes and motifs - Mont Sainte-Victoire, bathers, and still lifes. Unprecedented in the literature on Cezanne is this volume's comprehensive review of the critical response that the artist's work has evoked, both in his lifetime and afterward. Francoise Cachin, Director of the Musees de France, discusses the years from 1865 to the artist's death in 1906, and Joseph J. Rishel, Curator of European Painting before 1900 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, writes on the years from 1907 to the present. Their extensive quotations from newspaper reviews, monographs, and journal articles by writers from Emile Zola to Meyer Schapiro offer readers the means to evaluate for themselves the many contradictory interpretations of Cezanne's legacy that have been put forth over the last century. Representing the latest scholarship on Cezanne, the book provides a concordance to the numbering system of John Rewald's forthcoming catalogue raisonne of the paintings. Cezanne also includes the painter's own statements about art and other artists, a fully documented, illustrated chronology by Isabelle Cahn, and an annotated glossary of the collectors who acquired the work of Cezanne, prepared by Walter Feilchenfeldt
Paintings in the Musée d'Orsay by Robert Rosenblum( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet, 1832-1883 : Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, April 22-August 8, 1983, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, September 10-November 27, 1983 by Édouard Manet( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Manet's paintings and drawings, each with detailed notes; plus several essays
Degas : the complete etchings, lithographs and monotypes by Edgar Degas( Book )

27 editions published between 1937 and 1986 in English and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comprehensive descriptive catalogue of the sixty-eight etchings and lithographs and two hundred one monotypes executed by the prolific French artist between 1856 and 1893
Paul Signac by Françoise Cachin( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet by Françoise Cachin( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the life and work of Manet
Arts of the 19th century by William Vaughan( Book )

in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolution and profusion -- these are the hallmarks of Western art from 1780 to 1850. The astonishingly rapid changes wrought by the industrial -- and American and French -- revolutions led to a wealth of artistic production. This profusely illustrated guide to the arts of the early 19th century on both sides of the Atlantic is the most comprehensive volume available on the subject. Through both famous and obscure works, William Vaughan explores a stunning variety of artistic achievement, including landscape, still life, and figure painting by Gericault, Ingres, Delacroix, Turner, Blake, Constable, Goya, and Friedrich. Vaughan also treats sculpture, architecture, town planning, and photography, and offers an in-depth survey of the decorative arts: furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, and more. Drawing on the most up-to-date research, the author brings this exciting period and its inexhaustible artistic production to life
Gauguin by Françoise Cachin( Book )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrace l'aventure artistique de Gauguin et de sa génération et met en relief les étapes de sa rupture esthétique avec les impressionnistes. Considéré comme un classique, ce livre comprend une abondante illustration ainsi que l'analyse d'une centaine d'oeuvres du peintre : tableaux, dessins et sculptures
D'Eugène Delacroix au néo-impressionnisme by Paul Signac( Book )

27 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"N'est-il pas un artiste qui s'efforce de créer l'unité dans la variété par les rythmes des teintes et des tons et qui met sa science au service des sensations?" Paul Signac. "L'art du coloriste tient évidemment par certains côtés aux mathématiques et à la musique." Eugène Delacroix
Gauguin by Françoise Cachin( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this illustrated volume, Francoise Cachin traces the evolution of Gauguin's theories on art and the technique of painting step by step, from his earliest days as a self-taught Sunday painter to his last masterpieces painted in the South Seas, underlining their importance for the development of modern art. She places the artist's work in the context of his life, quoting from his copious correspondence and other writings to show how his painting was affected by what was going on around him - from the artistic and intellectual effervescence of his contemporaries to his personal tragedies. Analyses of the works that marked important stages in the progress of Gauguin's art complement the main text." "This study of Gauguin's life-long search for the primitive, which led him from Brittany to the Marquesas Islands, recounts his break with the Impressionists, which was a profession of faith in the pre-eminence of intellectual associations in art over to the passive receptivity of the eye, his involvement with the Neo-Impressionists, the development of Cloisonnism, which resulted in Gauguin's treatment of forms in flat areas of colour, his associations with the young Symbolist writers of the day, and finally his rejection of any intellectual influence whatsoever at the end of his life. His source of inspiration in other painters (Degas, Cezanne, Puvis de Chavannes) and other cultures (Egyptian, pre-Colombian, Japanese) is carefully traced and copiously illustrated."--Jacket
Treasures of the Musée d'Orsay by Françoise Cachin( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet : the influence of the Modern by Françoise Cachin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and often controversial career of the nineteenth-century painter
Au-delá de l'impressionnisme by Félix Fénéon( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Art du XIXe siècle, 1850-1905 by Geneviève Lacambre( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in French and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ART, 19e siècle, ART, histoire
Le Futurisme, 1909-1916 by Musée national d'art moderne (Paris)( Book )

9 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signac : catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint by Françoise Cachin( Book )

9 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue raisonné
Méditerranée : de Courbet à Matisse : [exposition] Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, 19 septembre 2000-15 janvier 2001 by Françoise Cachin( Book )

13 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Avec la reproduction d'oeuvres de Félix Vallotton (p. 25, 138, 220-221) et Gustave Courbet (p. 20, 23, 31, 180-181, 189, 218)
Gauguin "ce malgré moi de sauvage" by Françoise Cachin( Book )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tant pour le texte que pour l'illustration et la mise en pages, un régal pour l'oeil et l'esprit
Seurat : le rêve de l'art-science by Françoise Cachin( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etude de ce qu'il y a de singulier dans la peinture et les dessins de Seurat. Fort bien documentée et illustrée, avec une très belle mise en pages
P. Signac by Marina Bocquillon-Ferretti( Book )

14 editions published in 2003 in French and English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Cachin, Françoise Nora-

Cachin-Nora Françoise

Cachin-Nora Françoise 1936-2011

Françoise Cachin francouzská kunsthistorička

Françoise Cachin Frans kunsthistorica (1936-2011)

Françoise Cachin französische Kunsthistorikerin

Françoise Cachin French art historian and curator

Françoise Cachin personnalité française de l'art, historienne de l'art et conservatrice de musée

Nora-Cachin, Françoise

Nora Françoise Cachin

Nora Françoise Cachin- 1936-2011

Кашен, Франсуаза

カシャン, フランソワーズ


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