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Author Kahng, Eik, 1963-

Title Anne Vallayer-Coster : painter to the court of Marie-Antoinette / Eik Kahng, Marianne Roland Michel ; with contributions by Colin B. Bailey ... [et al.].

Imprint [Dallas, TX] : Dallas Museum of Art ; New Haven : Yale University Press, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.4 Vallayer-Coster,A KAH    Available
Description 256 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C, June 30-Sept. 22, 2002; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, Oct. 13, 2002-Jan. 5, 2003; and the Frick Collection, New York, New York, Jan. 21-Mar. 23, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-244) and index.
Contents Director's foreword and acknowledgments / John R. Lane -- Introduction / Eik Kahng -- Vallayer in her time / Marianne Roland Michel -- Vallayer-Coster/Chardin / Eik Kahng -- A still-life painter and her patrons: collecting Vallayer-Coster, 1770-1789 / Colin B. Bailey -- Women and the visual arts in the age of Marie-Antoinette / Melissa Hyde -- The painting technique of Anne Vallayer-Coster: searching for the origins of style / Claire Barry -- Color plates of works exhibited -- Catalogue: Catalogue of extant paintings ; Works in other media ; Exhibited works by other artists -- Appendix: The portraits of Mesdames de France, the Aunts ofLouis XVI, by Anne Vallayer-Coster / Laurent Hugues -- Abbreviated references -- Index.
Subject Vallayer-Coster, Anne, 1744-1818 -- Exhibitions.
Still-life painting, French -- Exhibitions.
Women artists -- France -- History -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Vallayer-Coster, Anne, 1744-1818.
Roland Michel, Marianne.
Bailey, Colin B.
ISBN 0300093292 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780300093292 (cloth : alk. paper)

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