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Manet, Édouard 1832-1883

Works: 2,109 works in 4,273 publications in 16 languages and 82,967 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Art  Educational films  History  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Engraver, Other, Lithographer, Performer, Draftsman, Former owner
Classifications: ND553.M3, 759.4
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Edouard Manet by Pierre Courthion( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains forty color plates, supplemented by black-and-white reproductions with text and commentary on Manet's life and his works
Manet by Robert Rey( Book )

29 editions published between 1938 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New insights into the French painter's work. With 80 illustrations, including 50 color plates, 7 sketches in red crayon, 15 drawings, and others
Manet and the sea by Juliet Wilson-Bareau( Book )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet and the painters of contemporary life by Alan Krell( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yet he did not ally himself with the other painters of contemporary life, the Impressionists, preferring to engage with a Realist tradition, and at the same time drawing on the art of the past - Raphael, Titian, Velazquez, Goya - to confront his own age. In this freshly researched study Alan Krell examines the artist's known intentions and the critical, sometimes bitterly hostile reception that he encountered
Manet Manette by Carol M Armstrong( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of Manet by himself and his contemporaries by Édouard Manet( Book )

18 editions published between 1945 and 1960 in French and English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet's silence and the poetics of bouquets by James Henry Rubin( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sense of stillness and silence pervades Manet's painting. His flattened, sometimes fragmented forms appear to exist absentmindedly in a world removed from speech. It is this silence that James Rubin explores in a book that shows us Manet as we see him - naturally, in pictures that articulated their own purely visual terms. In such a sense, this book is about the restoration of the visual to its primacy in art through Manet's painting. While insisting that Manet's pictures must be given the first and final say in any interpretation, Rubin uses contradictory views of the painter's works - from the present and past - as a context for approaching them. Applying J.L. Austin's notion of the performative, which bridges the gap between language and action or between the painted image and its social effect, Rubin goes beyond past theorists to describe the curious ways in which Manet's paintings act upon us. With these ideas as his guide, he takes us through Manet's work, pointing out the elements that are distinctive and consistent, particularly the painter's reliance on a pattern of gazes and the "unique state of undecidability" that this strategy produces. Rubin also examines Manet's relationship to three of the leading critics of his day - Baudelaire, Zola, and Mallarme - giving special attention to Mallarme's appreciation, and eventual use in his own poetry, of the paradox between immersion and externality in Manet's oeuvre. Finally, the book uses the image of the bouquet to exemplify Manet's creative poetics through an exploration of his still life. Filled with revealing insights into Manet's achievement, this sensitive, informed, and clearly written book goes a long way toward explaining why Manet's paintings continue to fascinate and elude us more than one hundred years after the artist's death
Manet by Claudia Lyn Cahan( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and Italian and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impressionists( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of one of the art world's most colorful characters. A true maverick and a highly controversial figure in his day, Edouard Manet became a father figure to the Impressionist movement because of his stand against the restrictions and conventions of the French salon
Manet by Kathleen Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leven en werk van de Franse kunstenaar Edouard Manet (1832-1883)
Manet and the American Civil War : the Battle of U.S.S. Kearsarge and C.S.S. Alabama by Juliet Wilson-Bareau( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On June 19, 1864, the United States warship Kearsarge sank the Confederate raider Alabama off the coast of Cherbourg, France, in one of the most celebrated naval engagements of the American Civil War. When Kearsarge later anchored off the French resort town of Boulogne-sur-Mer it was thronged by curious visitors, one of whom was the artist Edouard Manet. Although he did not witness the historic battle, Manet made a painting of it partly as an attempt to regain the respect of his colleagues after having been ridiculed for his works in the 1864 Salon. Manet's picture of the naval engagement and his portrait of the victorious Kearsarge belong to a group of his seascapes of Boulogne whose unorthodox perspective and composition would profoundly influence the course of French painting." "Manet's paintings and watercolors related to the battle are considered in depth alongside numerous prints, photographs, letters, and archival newspaper illustrations that illuminate the history of the episode and in some cases dispel lingering misconceptions. Manet's other Boulogne seascapes are also discussed in terms of their complex chronology and evolution. A final chapter touches on some of the sources for the seascapes - from Old Master paintings to Japanese woodblock prints - and traces the influence of the seascapes on such artists as Gustave Courbet, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, and Claude Monet."--Jacket
The life and works of Manet by Nathaniel Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet : a visionary impressionist by Henri Lallemand( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life of Edouard Manet and his works
Manet( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of the work of the French impressionist includes commentary by famous art historians, a critical essay on the artist's life and art, a timeline, and a list of museums where the featured paintings can be found
Edouard Manet : images of Parisian life by Hajo Düchting( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his defense. In a detailed discussion of a wide selection of Manet's paintings the tension between traditionalism and modernism emerges as a key feature of his work. Well trained in academic painting and strongly influenced by Velazquez, Goya and Hals, Manet's painting technique was based on the juxtaposition of light and dark blocks of color, using a restricted palette in which black was very important. In contrast to the impressionists, who were concerned with
Édouard Manet : catalogue raisonné by Denis Rouart( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in French and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet by Linda Bolton( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet : initial M, hand and eye by James Henry Rubin( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet by John Richardson( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical information about the artist and color reproductions of some of his most famous works
The raven by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

23 editions published between 1875 and 2011 in French and English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Poe's haunting poem, which explores the terrifying truths that lurk deep within the human psyche
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Edouard Manet

Édouard MANET franca pentristo

Édouard Manet francia festő és grafikus

Édouard Manet Frans kunstschilder

Édouard Manet französischer Maler

Édouard Manet französischer Maler des Impressionismus

Édouard Manet French painter

Édouard Manet malarz francuski

Édouard Manet pintor francés

Édouard Manet pittore francese

Eduard Mane

Éduard Manet

Eduardus Manet

Eduārs Manē

Mane, Eduar

Mane, Eduar 1832-1883

Manė, Eduard

Manė, Ėduard 1832-1883


Manet 1832-1833

Manet 1832-1883

Manet, Ed 1832-1883

Manet, Édouard

Manet, Édouard 1832-1883

Manet, Edouart

Manet, Éduard

Manet, Éduard 1832-1883

Manet, Edward.

Εντουάρ Μανέ

Εντουάρ Μανέ Γάλλος ζωγράφος

Едуар Мане

Мане 1832-1883

Мане Э. 1832-1883

Мане, Эдуард 1832-1883

Манэ Э. 1832-1883

Эдуард Мане французский художник

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אדואר מאנה

מאנה, אדוארד

מאנה, אדוארד 1832־1883

מנה, אדוארד 1832-1883

ادوار مانه نقاش فرانسوی

إدوار مانيه

ادوارد مانيه

ایڈورڈ مانی

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এদুয়ার মানে

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마네, 에도와르 1832-1883

마네, 에두아르 1832-1883

에두아르 마네

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Manet and the seaManet and the painters of contemporary lifeManet ManetteManet's silence and the poetics of bouquetsManet and the American Civil War : the Battle of U.S.S. Kearsarge and C.S.S. AlabamaManet : a visionary impressionistManetEdouard Manet : images of Parisian life