Author(s): Patrick Bade
Impressionism was more than a style. It was a revolution in thinking that changed the art world forever. In this richly illustrated introduction to the movement, art historian Patrick Bade explains how Impressionism began, what it stood for, and why it was so important, taking you from the rigid traditionalism of the pre-Impressionist French art establishment to the insightful appreciation of life ushered in by a handful of maverick painters.
In a glorious tour of hundreds of renowned paintings, Monet and the Impressionists presents the great works of Manet, Degas, Renoir, Morisot, Pissarro, and other masters. Page by page, you will discover Renoir
2003. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w. Scans available if required.