British impressionism by Kenneth McConkey

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Published by Phaidon in London .

Written in English

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  • Impressionism (Art) -- Great Britain.,
  • Painting, British -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-155) and indexes.

Book details

StatementKenneth McConkey.
LC ClassificationsND467.5.I46 M38 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL497459M
ISBN 100714829560
LC Control Number98231822

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This book is an excellent concise review of painters of the late nineteenth century influenced by French impressionism. The author writes in a clear style that gets to the point.

It is a pity that so many of the paintings are only reproduced in monochrome. The potted biographies are useful.4/5(6). These words appear in Stanhope Forbes's Treatment of Modern Life in Art, and they stand as the credo of an extraordinarily accomplished generation of painters -- including Forbes, Lavery, Sargent and Sickert -- the British Impressionists.

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This scene of a grassy pond and poplar trees in the Stour Valley recalls Monet’s many paintings of his garden at Giverny. If Monet was fascinated by.

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Here, in excellent plates and an engaging text, is a comprehensive survey of a movement that wore many faces, from Laura Knight's intensely radiant beach scenes to Walter Sickert's urban world refracted through a restricted palette and quirky narrative 3/5(1).

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This list may not reflect recent changes. John. Claude Monet: Waterlilies and the Garden of Giverny. A gorgeous new edition with the cover printed on silver. Towards the end of his life and much inspired by Japanese water gardens, Monet spent a great deal of time in his beloved Giverny.

Adorned with poppies, blue sage, dahlias. For those familiar with McConkey's books such as "British Impressionism" (), "A Free Spirit: Irish Art, " () and "George Clausen and the Picture of English Rural Life" () will need little encouragement to read this book given his knowledge and experience of the period and his ability to communicate effectively with a 5/5(1).

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Rewald does not have a central figure, as it often happens with private biographies, around which the narrative revolves, there are no attempts to justify someone or make them look good. The Impressionists developed one of the most innovative movements in the history of Western art.

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Author:McConkey, Kenneth. British Impressionism (F A GENERAL). Book Binding:Hardback. General Interest. Book Condition:LIKENEW. World of Books USA was founded in All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Impressionist art is a style of painting that emerged in the mid-to-late s and emphasizes an artist's immediate impression of a moment or scene, usually communicated through the use of light and its reflection, short brushstrokes, and separation of colors.

Impressionist painters,such as Claude Monet in his "Impression: Sunrise" and Edgar Degas in "Ballet Class," often used modern Author: Beth Gersh-Nesic. This book describes the activities of the French Impressionist painters on their visits to Britain, considers the dissemination of Impressionist painting through British dealers and collectors, explores the response of artists from Britain and Ireland to the Impressionist movement, and sets all of these against the backdrop of late Victorian.

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The leading British Impressionist painter, with a subdued palette, he founded the Camden Town Group inand was a close associate of Camille Pissarro's son Lucien (), Frederick Spencer Gore () the Impressionist and first President of the Camden Town Group, and Harold Gilman () the British Post-Impressionist.

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