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Renoir and Algeria / Roger Benjamin, with an essay by David Prochaska

Catalog Data

Author:
Benjamin, Roger 1957-  Search this
Prochaska, David  Search this
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute  Search this
Dallas Museum of Art  Search this
Institut du monde arabe (France)  Search this
Subject:
Renoir, Auguste 1841-1919  Search this
Renoir, Auguste 1841-1919 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 163 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
In art
Place:
Algeria
Date:
2003
C2003
Notes:
Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Mass., Feb. 16-May 11, 2003, the Dallas Museum of Art, June 8-Aug. 31, 2003 and at the Institut du monde arabe, Paris, Oct. 6, 2003-Jan. 18, 2004.
Contents:
Introduction : the Impressionist as orientalist -- Odalisques and homages : Renoir's studio Orientalism, 1870-75 -- Renoir in Algiers : the landscape paintings -- From the studio to the street : Renoir's Algiers figure paintings -- Afterimages : Algerian echoes in Renoir's late work -- The other Algeria : beyond Renoir's Algiers / David Prochaska -- Appendix : Renoir's letters concerning Algeria
Topic:
Orientalism in art  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.R41 B46 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_704717