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Author Benjamin, Roger, 1957-

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

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press ; Williamstown, Mass. : Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.4 Renoir,A BEN    Available
Description xi, 163 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 32 cm.
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Mass., Feb. 16-May 11, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-158) and index.
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.
Subject Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919 -- Exhibitions.
Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919 -- Travel -- Algeria -- Exhibitions.
Orientalism in art -- Exhibitions.
Algeria -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919.
Prochaska, David.
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute.
ISBN 0300097859 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780300097856 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0931102510 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780931102516 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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