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Author Bouchardon, Edme, 1698-1762, artist.

Title Bouchardon : royal artist of the enlightenment / Anne-Lise Desmas, Edouard Kopp, Guilhem Scherf, Juliette Trey.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, [2017]
[Chicago] : Distributed in the United States and Canada by the University of Chicago Press,[date of distribution not identified]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.4 Bouchardon,E BOU    Available
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Description 447 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note "This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Bouchardon: Royal artist of the enlightenment, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from January 10 to April 2, 2017. The exhibition was originally presented as Edme Bouchardon (1698-1762). Une idée du beau, on view at the Musée du Louvre, Paris, from September 14 to December 5, 2016"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 420-434) and indexes.
Contents Bouchardon and "His sublime idea of the beautiful" / Guilhem Scherf -- "They all want to imitate him, and no one comes close": Bouchardon and the draftsmen of his time / Juliette Trey -- Edme Bouchardon in Rome / Anne-Lise Desmas -- Bouchardon's collectors / Édouard Kopp -- Catalolgue -- The portraits of Bouchardon / Juliette Trey (cat 2-8) -- Copies after the antique and the master in Rome / Anne-Lise Desmas and Julitte Trey (cat. 9-45) ddd -- Original compositions made in Rome / Anne-Lise Desmas (cat. 46-58) -- "Almost in a single line, without hesitation and without correction": Bouchardon's académies / Juliette Trey (cat. 59-69) -- Portraits and head studies / Guilhem Scherf (cat. 70-88) -- Drawings for medals and tokens / Édouard Kopp (cat. 89-101) -- Book illustrations / Guilhem Scherf (cat. 102-121) -- The cries of Paris / Édouard Kopp (cat. 122) -- The Grenelle fountain / Guilhem Scherf (cat. 123-150) -- Secular compositions / Édouard Kopp (cat. 121-198) -- Religious compositions / Guilhem Scherf (cat. 199-211) -- Funerary monuments / Guilhem Scherf (212-217) -- Cupid carving a bow from Hercules's club / Guilhem Scherf (218-230) -- The monument to Louis XV / Guilhem Scherf (231-271).
Language Some texts translated from the French.
Subject Bouchardon, Edme, 1698-1762 -- Exhibitions.
Académie royale de peinture et de sculpture (France) -- Exhibitions.
Artists' preparatory studies -- France -- Paris -- Exhibitions.
Classicism in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Desmas, Anne-Lise, contributor.
Kopp, Édouard, 1974- contributor.
Scherf, Guilhem, contributor.
Trey, Juliette, contributor.
J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, issuing body.
Musée du Louvre, host institution.
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ISBN 9781606065068

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