Theodore Chasseriau (1819-1856): The Unknown Romantic

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Theodore Chasseriau was one of the most sensual and intellectual painters of his time. A pupil and precocious disciple of Ingres, he also fell under the influence of Delacroix, and he left his mark on both the second generation of Romantic artists and their Symbolist successors. This beautiful book presents more than 250 of Chasseriau's paintings, drawings, and prints. The texts of the essays and entries, as well as the extensive chronology, focus on the artist's personality, his professional and social milieu and on the ...

Theodore Chasseriau (1819-1856): The Unknown Romantic 2002, Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780300096903

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