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John Singer Sargent.

John Singer Sargent.

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Published by Marshall Cavendish in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sargent, John Singer, -- 1856-1925.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe great artists, their lives, works and inspiration -- 84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19744536M

    Of John Singer Sargent’s Lady with a Rose, (plate 90), he wrote: “it offers the slightly ‘uncanny’ spectacle of a talent which on the very threshold of its career has nothing more to learn. It is not simply precocity in the guise of maturity—a phenomenon we very often meet, which deceives us only for an hour; it is the freshness Format: Hardcover (1ST). John Singer Sargent was an American artist, considered the "leading portrait painter of his generation" for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury. During his career, he created roughly oil paintings and more than 2, watercolors, as well as countless sketches and charcoal drawings.

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    Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. John Singer Sargent: Venetian Figures and Landscapes, The Complete Paintings of John Singer Sargent. A two-pronged task, it requires great technical skill and an intuitive eye. In both these respects, John Singer Sargent stands out as a portrait artist of major stature. Born in in Florence of American parents, Sargent showed artistic aptitude at an early age .


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From Library Journal. Internationally known for his portraits of the rich, the royal, and the famous, expatriate American artist John Singer Sargent () was a workaholic with a prodigious output of some portraits and watercolors and murals in Boston and Harvard.

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Comprising over two hundred portraits and portrait sketches in oil and watercolor painted between and the artist’s death inthis book completes the trilogy John Singer Sargent.

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The last in a series of books devoted to the work of John Singer Sargent (–), this volume covers the figure and landscape works that Sargent produced between and The story begins with the artist painting with friends on vacation in Austria in the summer ofunaware that war was about to be declared.

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Sargent studied in Italy and Germany, and then in Paris under Emile Auguste Carolus-Duran. Buy John Singer Sargent by John Singer Sargent, Elaine Kilmurray, Richard Ormond online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, ; Complete Paintings: Volume IV by Richard Ormond, Elaine Kilmurray, and Warren Adelson (Hardcover - ) Buy new: $ $ All the Richard Ormond books are very good - might be the best but I have not seen everything.

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Accompanying an exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum that runs f /5. John Singer Sargent by Carter Ratcliff turned out to be an excellent companion to the exhibit. Though I would have preferred a more in-depth biography of this complex artist who moved easily in high society and yet was never fully comfortable within it, the book does provide at least an outline of the artist's life and personality/5.

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[1] [2] During his career, he created roughly oil paintings and more than 2, watercolors, as well as countless sketches and charcoal drawings. His oeuvre documents worldwide travel, from Venice to the.

He is author or co-author of books on Sargent, Landseer, Winterhalter, and Lord Leighton, and he is a great-nephew of John Singer Sargent. Elaine Kilmurray, co-author and research director of the John Singer Sargent catalogue raisonné project, was co-curator of the exhibition Sargent and Italy in –3 and of the Sargent retrospective which.

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In he went to Paris, where he studied under remained there for 10 years except for visits to the United States, Spain, and Africa.Looking for books by John Singer Sargent?

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