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Author Bellenger, Sylvain.

Title Girodet, 1767-1824 / Sylvain Bellenger ; essays by Marc Fumaroli ... [et al.].

Imprint Paris : Gallimard ; Musée du Louvre Éditions, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.4 Girodet-Trioson,A BEL    Available
Edition English ed.
Description 495 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 30 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Musée du Louvre, Paris, Sept. 22, 2005-Jan. 2, 2006 ; Art Institute of Chicago, Feb. 11-Apr. 30, 2006 ; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 22-Aug. 27, 2006 ; and at the Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Oct. 12, 2006-Jan. 21, 2007.
"This exhibition was intiated by the Cleveland Museum of Art and organized by the Musée du Louvre and the Réunion de Musées Nationaux, Paris, in collaboration with the Art Institute of Chicago, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and the Montreal Museum of Fine Art, with special support of the Musée Girodet, Montargis"--T.p. verso.
CD-ROM includes : Biochronologie par Bruno Chenique.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [478]-[488]) and index.
Contents "Too learned for us" : the destiny of a painter-poet / Sylvain Bellenger -- Terror and grace : Girodet, poet of painting / Marc Fumaroli -- Is Endymion gay? Historical interpretation and sexual identities / Abigail Solomon-Godeau -- A theater of mirrors : Girodet's self-portraits / Jean-Loup Champion -- Royalist or revolutionary? Girodet and the new order / Stéphane Guégan -- "The amorous light of the goddess of night" : mythological exactitude and astronomical divagations : Girodet, heavenly bodies, and ghosts / Adrien Goetz -- Girodet and Boutard : portrait of an artistic and journalistic partnership under Napoleon I / Andrew Shelton -- "I prefer the bizarre to the flat" : Ossian and originality / Susan Libby -- Girodet : the medical context / Jean-François Lemaire -- Girodet and printmaking / Barthélémy Jobert -- In memory of Girodet / Richard Dagorne.
Subject Girodet-Trioson, Anne-Louis, 1767-1824 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Girodet-Trioson, Anne-Louis, 1767-1824.
Fumaroli, Marc.
Chenique, Bruno.
Musée du Louvre.
Art Institute of Chicago.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal.
Musée Girodet.
Cleveland Museum of Art.
ISBN 2350310396 (Musée du Louvre)
9782350310398 (Musée du Louvre)
2070118304 (Gallimard)
9782070118304 (Gallimard)

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