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Toulouse- Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: PARIS 1880-1910

Toulouse Lautrec and La Vie Moderne PARIS Accompanying a major traveling exhibition this catalogue celebrates the groundbreaking avant garde artists whose works embody the spirit and decadence of fin de si cle and Belle poque Paris Toulouse

  • Title: Toulouse- Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: PARIS 1880-1910
  • Author: Phillip Dennis Cate Belinda Thomson Fred Leeman Christopher Lloyd
  • ISBN: 9780847841202
  • Page: 343
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Accompanying a major traveling exhibition, this catalogue celebrates the groundbreaking avant garde artists whose works embody the spirit and decadence of fin de si cle and Belle poque Paris Toulouse Lautrec and La Vie Moderne is a celebration of the work of a generation of avant garde artists at the turn of the nineteenth century in Paris who fought for artistic liberatAccompanying a major traveling exhibition, this catalogue celebrates the groundbreaking avant garde artists whose works embody the spirit and decadence of fin de si cle and Belle poque Paris Toulouse Lautrec and La Vie Moderne is a celebration of the work of a generation of avant garde artists at the turn of the nineteenth century in Paris who fought for artistic liberation against the strict codes of the Academy Like the Impressionists and Post Impressionists who preceded them, the Nabis, Incoh rents, Symbolists, and Naturalists sought to reinterpret a rapidly changing society that was no longer easily definable Artists such as Henri de Toulouse Lautrec, douard Vuillard, Pierre Bonnard, Mary Cassatt, and F lix Vallotton, among others, render with naturalism and vivacity modern Parisian life and its caf concerts, cabarets, and brothels street scenes and landscapes and intimate domestic interiors This rich presentation of paintings, watercolors, drawings, rare zinc shadow puppet silhouettes, Chat Noir cabaret programs, and key ephemera for Parisian theaters, circuses, cabarets, and caf concerts, are accompanied by essays by internationally known scholars, catalogue entries, artist biographies, a timeline of historical events and iconic works, a map of Paris, and a select bibliography.

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    1. Review originally published here: invitinghistorybookreviews.blo[A review copy of this book was given to me by the publisher in exchange for my opinion.]What did it mean to celebrate "la vie moderne" at the end of 19th century Paris? Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne, which accompanies a traveling exhibition of the same name, seeks to explore the lives and works of numerous avant-garde artists who lived, worked and breathed the fin de siècle era.The culture in Paris at the end of the 19th cen [...]

    2. The exhibition for which this book is the catalogue is an overwhelming, tremendous, beautiful and educational event. The Art Gallery of Alberta has again made us in Edmonton so fortunate in bringing the exhibit to our wonderful, art addicted city. The book is a very good, but sadly not excellent companion to the exhibition. The reproductions of the works are of uneven quality and often disappointing. As well there are some questionable interpretations of settings of the works and of the physical [...]

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