Impressionism : The Art of Landscape
This magnificently illustrated book draws on the latest scholarly research to reveal new perspectives on the techniques and influences of Impressionist landscapes. Accompanying the inaugural exhibition of the new Museum Barberini in Potsdam, Germany, the book features contributions by six leading scholars who examine a wide range of themes, from the use of repetition and variation to the ecological climate in which the artists worked.
The book also explores the influence of modern poetry and photography on the creation of these paintings. With beautiful reproductions from the masters including Monet, Pissarro, Sisley, and Renoir this volume takes an exciting new approach to the study of Impressionism, while introducing audiences to the holdings of remarkable new museum
- Author: Ortrud Westheider, Director of Museum Barberini.
- Hardcover: 240 pages
- Date published: January 2017
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-3791356297
- Product Dimensions: 30.0 x 24.0 cm