Impressionism and Post-Impressionism at the Dallas Museum of Art

The Richard R. Brettell Lecture Series

Edited by Heather MacDonald

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October 29, 2013
176 pages, 7 x 10
150 color illus.
ISBN: 9780300187571
Paper

Distributed for the Dallas Museum of Art

Impressionism and Post-Impressionism at the Dallas Museum of Art offers a series of intimate case studies in the history of 19th-century European art. Inspired by a series of public lectures given at the Dallas Museum of Art between 2009 and 2013, the volume comprises twelve beautifully illustrated essays from leading academics and museum specialists. Opening with a new reading of one of Gustave Courbet’s great hunting scenes, The Fox in the Snow, and ending with an exploration of a group of interior scenes by Edouard Vuillard, each essay stands alone as a richly contextualized reading of a single work or group of works by one artist. The authors approach their subjects from a range of methodological perspectives, but all pay close attention to the experience of making and viewing works of art.


Heather MacDonald is Lillian and James H. Clark Associate Curator of European Art, Dallas Museum of Art.



With contributions by Richard R. Brettell, André Dombrowski, Stephen F. Eisenman, Paul Galvez, John House, Richard Kendall, Dorothy Kosinski, Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, Nancy Locke, Belinda Thomson, Richard Thomson, and Paul Hayes Tucker

Dialogues
Duchamp, Cornell, Johns, Rauschenberg

Dorothy Kosinski

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The Genius of Renoir
Paintings from the Clark

John House; With an essay by James A. Ganz

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Gauguin and Impressionism

Richard R. Brettell and Anne-Birgitte Fonsmark

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The Unknown Monet
Pastels and Drawings

James A. Ganz and Richard Kendall

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Van Gogh's Sheaves of Wheat

Dorothy Kosinski; With contributions by Bradley Fratello an

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