WorldCat Identities

Laran, Jean 1876-1948

Overview
Works: 196 works in 585 publications in 3 languages and 2,844 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Catalogs  Biography  Pictorial works  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor, Author of introduction, Annotator, Contributor, Illustrator, Adapter, Correspondent
Classifications: ND553.M3, 759.93
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Most widely held works by Jean Laran
La cathédrale d'Albi by Jean Laran( Book )

45 editions published between 1900 and 1965 in French and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'estampe by Jean Laran( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'estampe by Jean Laran( Book )

39 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventaire du fonds français après 1800 by Bibliothèque nationale (France)( Book )

29 editions published between 1930 and 1968 in French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puvis de Chavannes by Jean Laran( Book )

10 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Estampes by Jean Laran( Book )

17 editions published between 1943 and 1948 in French and Italian and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edouard Manet by Julius Meier-Graefe( Book )

9 editions published in 1912 in English and French and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Édouard Manet—the eldest son of an official in the French Ministry of Justice—had early hopes of becoming a naval officer. After twice failing the training school's entrance exam, the teenager instead went to Paris to pursue a career in the arts. There, he studied with Thomas Couture and diligently copied works at the Musée du Louvre. The biennial (and later, annual) Parisian Salons were considered the most expedient way for an artist to make himself known to the public, and Manet submitted paintings to Salon juries throughout his career. In 1861, at the age of 29, he was awarded the Salon's honorable mention for The Spanish Singer. His hopes for continued early success were dashed at the subsequent Salon of 1863. That year, more than half of the submissions to the official Salon were rejected, including Manet's own. To staunch public outcry, Napoleon III ordered the formation of a Salon des Refusés. Manet exhibited three paintings, including the scandalous Déjeuner sur l'herbe (Luncheon on the Grass). The public professed to be shocked by the subject of a nude woman blithely enjoying a picnic in the company of two fully clothed men, while a second, scantily clad woman bathes in a stream. Despite harsh criticism, Manet became an instant star and remains one of the most influential painters in all of history
Chassériau by Jean Laran( Book )

12 editions published between 1911 and 1978 in French and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Courbet by Jean Laran( Book )

15 editions published between 1911 and 1985 in French and English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daubigny by Jean Laran( Book )

16 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in French and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manet by Jean Laran( Book )

7 editions published between 1911 and 1912 in French and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carpeaux; 48 planches hors-texte, accompagnées de 48 notices rédigées by Jean Laran( Book )

4 editions published in 1912 in French and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puvis de Chavannes; 48 planches hors-text by Jean Laran( Book )

3 editions published in 1911 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'œuvre gravé d'Eugène Béjot by Bibliothèque nationale (France)( Book )

11 editions published in 1937 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue de la collection des portraits français et étrangers conservée au Département des Estampes de la Bibliothèque nationale by Bibliothèque nationale (France)( Book )

in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un siècle d'histoire de France par l'estampe, 1770-1871 ; Collection de Vinck ; inventaire analytique by Bibliothèque nationale (France)( Book )

in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustave Moreau by Jean Laran( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1916 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rembrandt by Werner Weisbach( Book )

10 editions published between 1926 and 1950 in French and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventaire du fonds français après 1800 by Bibliothèque nationale de France( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1971 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carpeaux by Paul Vitry( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Laran, J.

Languages
French (242)

English (21)

Italian (1)