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Druick, Douglas W.

Overview
Works: 77 works in 291 publications in 7 languages and 6,615 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Interviews  Posters 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction, Redactor, Compiler, wat, Collector
Classifications: ND653.G7, 759.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Douglas W Druick
Van Gogh and Gauguin : the studio of the south by Douglas W Druick( Book )

21 editions published in 2001 in English and German and held by 1,419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The friendship of Vincent Van Gogh and Paul Gauguin - including an intense, two-month collaboration in Aries, in the south of France - is one of the most revealing and dynamic relationships in the history of modern art. When they first met in Paris in late 1887, they were two of a number of artists seeking a way to move beyond impressionism. They found common ground in the belief that progressive art should be created at a distance from urban decadence, a conviction that led Gauguin to Brittany and van Gogh to Aries in the early months of 1888." "Published on the occasion of a landmark exhibition organized by The Art Institute of Chicago and the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, the book is a provocative study of influence and innovation. With a wealth of illustrations, it offers a new perspective on some of the best-known masterpieces of modern art, as well as fresh insight into two of its central personalities."--Jacket
Jasper Johns : gray by James Rondeau( Book )

17 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cézanne to Picasso : Ambroise Vollard, patron of the avant-garde by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )

16 editions published in 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ambroise Vollard (1867–1939) played a key role in the transformation of the art world in the late 19th century. A pioneering Parisian dealer, Vollard introduced many of the era’s leading artists to the public. This beautifully illustrated catalogue, accompanying the first comprehensive exhibition devoted to Vollard’s extraordinary achievement, presents 130 important paintings, sculpture, and works on paper that he promoted, exhibited, and sold
Gustave Moreau : between epic and dream by Gustave Moreau( Book )

11 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gustave Moreau (1826-1898) was one of the most influential and idiosyncratic painters of the nineteenth century. He developed a reputation as an artistic hermit, committed to a highly personal vision of painting that combined myth, mysticism, history, and a fascination with the bizarre and exotic. Yet Moreau was also a prominent public figure in the Paris art world, winning praise for exhibits at the Salon, becoming a respected teacher at the Ecole des beaux-arts, and exerting a powerful influence on Henri Matisse, Georges Rouault, and the schools of Symbolism and Surrealism. This book, published to coincide with a spectacular international exhibition that marks the centenary of Moreau's death, presents a wide range of the artist's most famous and beautiful works along with penetrating essays and catalogue entries that explain his unique achievements in all their intellectual complexity and visual richness."--Jacket
Renoir by Douglas W Druick( Book )

12 editions published in 1997 in English and French and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) is one of the best-loved artists of the French Impressionist circle. During his long and highly productive career, he created works ranging in subject matter from scenes of modern life to portraits, nudes, landscapes, and still lifes. The collections of The Art Institute of Chicago embrace every aspect of his art, including such masterpieces as Lunch at the Restaurant Fournaise, Acrobats at the Cirque Fernando, and Two Sisters (On the Terrace). This book represents twenty-six works by Renoir in full color, highlighting his activities as painter, draftsman, printmaker, and sculptor. Douglas W. Druick's essay on the artist's life and achievements provides insight into the historical significance and visual appeal of his imagery."--Jacket
The age of impressionism at the Art Institute of Chicago by Art Institute of Chicago( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of French impressionism : masterpieces from the Art Institute of Chicago by Art Institute of Chicago( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume highlights more than 100 of the Art Institute of Chicago's masterpieces, from the bold works of Édouard Manet, an important figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism, to Claude Monet's light-filled paintings, and Paul Cézanne's influential Post-Impressionist canvases. Each reproduced work is situated in terms of the era in which it was created, and collectively they exemplify the diversity of ideas and wealth of talent at work during the Impressionist period. The publication also features a chronology -- illustrated with color reproductions, archival photographs, and exhibition shots -- that documents the history and formation of the Art Institute of Chicago's collection
Drawings in dialogue : old master through modern : the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection by Art Institute of Chicago( Book )

11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dorothy Braude Edinburg has amassed one of the most important private collections of drawings in the United States. This book celebrates her gift of 240 drawings to the Art Institute of Chicago. Many of the 166 works featured are well known, while others are previously unpublished. All will be illustrated in full color and accompanied by detailed texts. An introduction traces the collection's history, provides an overview of its significance, and details its relationship to the Art Institute's stellar holdings of works on paper. Among the many beautiful and important drawings are works by Boucher, Watteau, Cezanne, Degas, Gauguin, Monet, Renoir, Blake, Gainsborough, Hogarth, and Turner. Strong examples of early 20th-century drawings by Braque, Kandinsky, Klee, Miro, Modigliani, Mondrian, Matisse, and Picasso are also included. Distinguished drawings by American artists complete the impressive survey."--Publisher's website
Windows on the war : Soviet Tass posters at home and abroad, 1941-1945 by Peter Zegers( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume, Windows on the War: Soviet TASS Posters at Home and Abroad, 1941-1945, and the exhibition of the same title that occasioned it focus on a remarkable body of agitational and propaganda posters that were produced almost daily in the Soviet Union over the course of World War II under the auspices of the TASS News Agency. Conceived as visual weapons to combat the invading German forces and mounted in the city streets and public spaces of the Soviet Union, these posters were also sent abroad as ambassadors to gain support for the Soviet cause. This is how the Art Institute came to house a group of over 150 posters that, though they arrived in the early 1940s, were forgotten after the war, only to be 'rediscovered' in 1997." -- Foreward
The Other nineteenth century : paintings and sculpture in the Collection of Mr and Mrs Joseph M. Tanenbaum by Michael Pantazzi( Book )

14 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Ray : sculpture 1997-2014 by Charles Ray( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago by Art Institute of Chicago( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantin-Latour : [exposition], Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 9 novembre 1982-7 février 1983, Galerie nationale du Canada, Ottawa, 17 mars-22 mai 1983, California Palace of the Legion of Honour, San Francisco, 18 juin-6 septembre 1983 by Henri Fantin-Latour( Book )

17 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus van een tentoonstelling, gewijd aan het werk van de Franse kunstenaar Ignace Henri Jean Theódore Fantin-Latour (1836-1904)
Van Gogh en Gauguin : het atelier van het zuiden by Douglas W Druick( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstructie van de negen weken in 1888 waarin Van Gogh (1853-1890) en Gauguin (1848-1903) in Arles intensief samenwerkten
Gauguin by Britt Salvesen( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Paul Gauguin is among one of the most popular artists of the Modern period. His lush, colorful works created a stir within the art world at the turn of the century and helped form the basis for Modern painting. Gauguin's unconventional lifestyle brought him to experience rural Brittany, Panama, Martinique, Tahiti, and later, the Marquesas Islands. His travels inspired some of the most exquisite and paradisiacal visions in painting."--Amazon
Paul Gauguin : pages from the Pacific by Douglas W Druick( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Gogh e Gauguin : lo studio del sud by Douglas W Druick( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Spanish and Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La colaboración entre Van Goghy Paul Gauguin les llevó a crear "El Estudio del Sur", un experimento para mostrar la evolución de sus ideas artísticas
Un autre XIXe siècle : peintures et sculptures de la collection de M. et Mme Joseph M. Tanenbaum by Louise d' Argencourt( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Impressionists : master paintings from the Art Institute of Chicago by Gloria Lynn Groom( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Druick, Douglas.

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Druick, Douglas W.

Druick, Douglas W. 1945-

Druick, Douglas Wesley 1945-

Languages
English (154)

French (26)

Spanish (7)

Italian (3)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

Chinese (1)

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Jasper Johns : grayGustave Moreau : between epic and dreamRenoirThe age of impressionism at the Art Institute of ChicagoThe age of French impressionism : masterpieces from the Art Institute of ChicagoDrawings in dialogue : old master through modern : the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial CollectionWindows on the war : Soviet Tass posters at home and abroad, 1941-1945GauguinVan Gogh e Gauguin : lo studio del sud