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Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Works: 583 works in 1,234 publications in 5 languages and 23,631 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Catalogues raisonnés  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Publisher, his, Editor, sht, Other, Copyright holder, 475, Organizer of meeting, Compiler, Contributor, isb, Patron, pmn, Curator, Recipient, Correspondent, Illustrator
Classifications: ND653.G7, 759.9492
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Van Gogh's van Goghs : masterpieces from the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam by Richard Kendall( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Van Gogh's Van Goghs presents seventy paintings from the extraordinary collection of the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, home to the single greatest assemblage of the artist's paintings, drawings, and letters. The collection is based on works acquired directly from the artist by his brother Theo, an art dealer and the source of Vincent's financial and emotional support. All periods of Vincent van Gogh's brief but intensely productive career are represented: his earliest paintings in The Netherlands; his responses to French Impressionism in 1886; the images he painted while in hospitals in Arles and Saint-Remy in southern France; and his last, feverishly creative works in Auvers-sur-Oise. Van Gogh's Van Goghs represents a unique opportunity to sample the largest and most varied Van Gogh collection in the world. It accompanies a major exhibition organized by the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, in collaboration with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art."--Jacket
Vincent van Gogh : the drawings by Vincent van Gogh( Book )

11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of the drawings of Vincent Van Gogh, providing images of his works in charcoal, chalk, ink, graphite, and watercolor, and including essays the place each drawing in its historical context, explaining its significance
Van Gogh and Gauguin : the studio of the south by Douglas W Druick( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,320 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
Signac, 1863-1935 by Paul Signac( Book )

14 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, the catalogue of the first retrospective of the work of the French Neoimpressionist artist Paul Signac to be held in nearly forty years, accompanies the 2001 exhibition organised by the Reunion des Musees Nationaux/Musee d'Orsay, Paris, the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. This long overdue tribute to Signac's power of expression and artistic influence features some two hundred paintings, drawings, watercolours, and prints from public and private collections worldwide. Fully illustrated in colour and discussed in individual entries, these works offer an unprecedented overview of Signac's fifty-year career. Signac's artistic development began with the luminous plein air paintings he made in the early 1880s which reveal the lessons he absorbed from Monet, Guillaumin, and other leading Impressionists. From 1884 until 1891 Signac's close association with Georges Seurat encouraged his explorations of colour harmony, contrasts, and Neoimpressionist technique. In the scintillating works of his maturity the rigours of Pointillism gave way to richly patterned, decorative colour surfaces. In a series of essays the exhibition's curators disc
Dante Gabriel Rossetti by Dante Gabriel Rossetti( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dante Gabriel Rossetti was the central figure of the Pre-Raphaelites. Together with Hunt and Millais, he started the original Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, and was the 'poetic inspiration' of the movement. His turbulent and romantic imagery has always beguiled and intrigued art-lovers." "This beautifully illustrated book, published to accompany the landmark Rossetti exhibition at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and the Walker in Liverpool, is the most thorough and up-to-date analysis of the life and career of this pivotal nineteenth-century English painter available today." "It reproduces all of his most famous works in glorious colour, and major sections are also devoted to Rossetti's subjects from Dante; his representations of artists and their models; his drawings of Elizabeth Siddal; the medievalizing watercolours of the late 1850s; his monumental decorative projects at Llandaff Cathedral and at the Oxford Union; and his contributions to the decorative arts in the form of book bindings and illustrations, stained glass, furniture and picture frames."--Jacket
The age of Rossetti, Burne-Jones & Watts : symbolism in Britain, 1860-1910 by Andrew Wilton( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These key British artists predate their Continental colleagues in dealing with the characteristic themes of Symbolism. Wilton shows their close links with European centres such as Brussels and Paris, and provides a catalogue of their important works
Van Gogh and the colors of the night by Vincent van Gogh( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Co-published by Museum of Modern Art and the Van Gogh Museum in conjunction with the first exhibition to focus on Vincent van Gogh's depictions of nocturnal and twilight scenes, Van Gogh and the Colors of the Night examines the artist's night landscapes, interior scenes, and representations of the effects of both gaslight and natural light on their surroundings. It features over one hundred illustrations, including details of Van Gogh's iconic paintings and works by other artist important to the development of his style
Van Gogh to Kandinsky : symbolist landscape in Europe 1880-1910 by Richard Thomson( Book )

13 editions published in 2012 in English and French and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A groundbreaking collaboration between the National Galleries of Scotland, the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam and the Finnish National Gallery, this catalogue accompanies the first exhibition dedicated to landscapes by the Symbolists, the innovative movement whose artists took a more imaginative and emotional approach to painting and embraced themes such as music, nationalism, science and modernity. It covers a wide range of artists, from forerunners of symbolism, like Bocklin and Whistler, to Mondrian and Kandinsky, who provided the impulse for major 20th-century movements, such as surrealism and abstraction. Exhibition: Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (24.2.-17.6.2012); The National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh (14.7.-14.10.2012); Ateneum Art Museum, Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (16.11.2012-17.2.2013)
Cézanne to Van Gogh : the collection of Doctor Gachet by Anne Distel( Book )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cžanne to Van Gogh is published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, during the summer of 1999. For the first time, the collection amassed by Gachet, originally unveiled in 1954, is being exhibited outside of France, and in this catalog it is published in its entirety. The collection contains paintings, drawings, prints, copies, and such souvenirs as the palettes of Cžanne and van Gogh, as well as the actual still-life objects seen in many of their paintings. This volume includes informative essays by both French and American curators as well as a wealth of new information, including the detailed results of new technical studies using macrophotography and x-radiography. A 328-page hardcover overflowing with 500 illustrations, 117 in color, Cžanne to Van Gogh is both the fascinating story of a unique collection and a major contribution to the study of postimpressionist art in late-19th-century France
The photograph and the American dream, 1840-1940( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Gogh at work by Marije Vellekoop( Book )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and German and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) is often considered to be a genius in a class of his own, an exceptional self-taught artist who paid little attention to the art world around him. In reality, Van Gogh learned extensively from others, exchanged ideas with his contemporaries, and often made use of prevailing methods and techniques to hone his skills. This book explores the workmanship behind his artistry. The reader follows Van Gogh's quest to perfect his skills and the way he adopted various drawing and painting techniques; acquired information about materials; learned about the physical characteristics of canvasses, paint, paper, chalk, and other materials; how he approached working on paper and canvas and which factors influenced his working practice. Showing his work alongside that of other artists demonstrates the degree to which he followed examples set by his contemporaries. Van Gogh's working methods are explored along with his most famous works, addressing topics as the use of a perspective frame, color theory, the influence of contemporaries and the famous repetitions of a theme as in the Sunflowers and the Bedroom series
Snapshot : painters and photography, Bonnard to Vuillard( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The advent of the Kodak camera in 1888 made photography accessible to amateurs as well as to professionals. Artists were not immune to its allure, and many began experimenting with the camera as a means of capturing images as studies for final works and of observing the world and the people in it. Snapshot investigates seven Post-Impressionist painters and printmakers: Pierre Bonnard, George Hendrik Breitner, Maurice Denis, Henri Evenepoel, Henri Rivière, Félix Vallotton, and Edouard Vuillard. Although celebrated for their works on canvas and paper, these artists also made many personal and informal snapshots. Depicting interiors, city streets, nudes, and portraits, these photographs were kept private and never exhibited. As a result, most have never been published. Juxtaposing personal photographs with the related paintings and prints by these Post-Impressionist artists, Snapshot offers a new perspective on early photography and on the synthesis of painting and photography at the end of the 19th century"--
Fierce friends : artists and animals, 1750-1900 by Louise Lippincott( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fierce Friends: Artists and Animals, 1750-1900 examines a critical period in our evolving relationship with animals. Between the mid-eighteenth and the early twentieth centuries, the philosophical legacy of the Enlightenment, the mechanical inventions of the Industrial Revolution, and the intellectual transformation sparked by Charles Darwin undermined many of the traditional roles assigned to animals, and overturned our view of them as physically, mentally - and divinely - separated from humans. This book interweaves the history of science and of art in an account of how humans came to understand and appreciate their shared biological ancestry." "Fierce Friends explores how painters, sculptors, illustrators, and ceramists reflected contemporary changes in the perception of animals, incorporating in their work the latest developments in geographical exploration and comparative anatomy, advances in geology and the birth of paleotology, the enthusiasm of amateur naturalists, and the impact of evolution theory. It identifies the importance of illustrators such as Audubon, who were frequently at the forefront of natural history discoveries, and reveals the visionary artists who drew imaginatively on Darwin's theory of natural selection to create mythical beasts. Artists as diverse as Hogarth, Oudry, Gericault, Delacroix, and Van Gogh here demonstrate mankind's increasing awareness of animals as sentient creatures, infusing genres such as animalier painting and portraiture with new meaning and emotional power."--Jacket
Theo van Gogh, 1857-1891 : art dealer, collector, and brother of Vincent by Chris Stolwijk( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barcelona 1900 by Teresa-M Sala( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The character of modern Barcelona has its origins in the artistic ferment that took place at the turn of the twentieth century, when music, architecture, painting, sculpture, and literature flourished as never before. This book recreates this momentous period in the city's artistic, social, and political history, offering a variety of perspectives on the modern foundations of one of the world's great cultural capitals."--BOOK JACKET
Light! : the industrial age 1750-1900 : art & science, technology & society by Andreas Blühm( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Of all the revolutionary changes brought about by the Industrial Age, perhaps the most extraordinary and far-reaching was the transformation of light. Scientists described its hidden laws to the public for the first time. Artists found radical ways of depicting it. Inventors found new ways of making it. The lives of ordinary people changed forever as streets, shops, theaters, and their own homes were brilliantly illuminated, first by gas, and then, even more dazzlingly, by electricity." "This book describes the inventions still with us, like electric light, the microscope and photography, as well as arcane reminders of a vanished world, such as the heliostat, the lithophane and the magic lantern. It portrays a revolution in the arts: Constable inventing daylight, Caspar David Friedrich discovering twilight, the impressionists conjuring up sunlight. And it debates the changing symbolism of light."--Jacket
Vincent van Gogh paintings by Louis van Tilborgh( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject of this volume are the 44 paintings held by the Van Gogh Museum. Over 200 Van Gogh paintings from this time period survive
Rembrandt, Caravaggio by Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn( Book )

11 editions published in 2006 in 4 languages and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Gauguin : the breakthrough into modernity by Heather Lemonedes( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a catalog of an exhibition of the works shown by Gauguin during the1889 World's Fair in Paris
The colour of sculpture, 1840-1910 by Andreas Blühm( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculpture is commonly associated with the three dimensions of volume, while color is claimed as the exclusive means of expression for painters. However, polychromy was widely used in sculpture from the Middle Ages to the Baroque and beginning in 1814, there was a renewed interest in antique polychromy. Its effect in sculpture became visible several decades later. This book sheds light on this neglected aspect and leads to a better understanding of the art of the period in general. The volume includes works by Edgar Degas, Paul Gauguin, Jean-Leon Gerome, Auguste Rodin and many others
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Van Gogh's van Goghs : masterpieces from the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Vincent van Gogh : the drawingsVan Gogh and Gauguin : the studio of the southSignac, 1863-1935Dante Gabriel RossettiThe age of Rossetti, Burne-Jones & Watts : symbolism in Britain, 1860-1910Van Gogh and the colors of the nightCézanne to Van Gogh : the collection of Doctor GachetThe photograph and the American dream, 1840-1940
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