The pictures that made history as they traveled around the world on their only exhibition tour: more than a hundred masterpieces of modern French painting from one of the world's fabled repositories of great art The Barnes Foundation in Merion, Pennsylvania are here published in trade paperback for the first time.
These paintings are the crowning glory of the extraordinary collection assembled in the early twentieth century by Dr. Albert C. Barnes, the bold and original collector who established the Foundation in 1922 as a school for the study of art and philosophy. Now, aftersix decades of limited access to visitors and a ban on color reproduction, the Barnes Foundation welcomes a wider audience both on its premises and through the publication of this magnificent volume, containing the most eagerly awaited set of reproductions in art-book history.
Manet, Renoir, Monet, Cezanne, van Gogh, Gauguin, Seurat, Toulouse-Lautrec, Rou...show more
Format Paperback | 338 pages
Dimensions 248.92 x 294.64 x 22.86mm | 1,723.64g
Publication date 14 Nov 1995
Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint Knopf Publishing Group
Publication City/Country New York, NY, United States
Illustrations note 316 ILL, 147 IN FULL COLOR, W