Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse :: William H Robinson soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2015, Paperback.
A catalogue of an exhibition held at the Cleveland Museum of Art, October 11th, 2015 to January 5th, 2016 and the Royal Academy of Arts, London, January 30th to April 20th, 2016. Includes: List of lenders to the exhibition; Timeline; Black & white photographs; Colour photographs;
From the cover: Although depictions of gardens are found across the centuries and around the world, within Europe the Impressionists were among the first to portray them directly from life, focusing on their colour and form rather than using them as a background for historical, religious and literary themes.
This handsome book explores the close, often symbiotic relationship that developed between artists and gardens during the latter part of the nineteenth century an…
Very Good. Strip of sunning to the join of the upper panel. The contents complete, clean and tight.
328 pages. Index. Bibliography. 12″ x 11″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I charm you with my array of books shown in my Art Exhibitions catalogue?