Pre-order The Impressionist Era: The Story of Scotland’s French Masterpieces (paperback)

Pre-order The Impressionist Era: The Story of Scotland’s French Masterpieces (paperback)

£22.00

A vibrant, colourful and beautiful book that introduces readers to Impressionism and Post-Impressionism. It explains the difference between the two movements and the main artists associated with each. Illustrations are drawn from the renowned and outstanding collection of French art held by the National Galleries of Scotland and they include a number of rarely seen works.

The book tells the fascinating stories of how key paintings and drawings found their way into the collection. A beautiful introduction to the art of the Impressionists and Post-Impressionists, written by one of the foremost experts in the field.

Artists include Monet, Millet, Gauguin, Bastien-Lepage, Charles Jacque, Troyon, Corot, Degas, Seurat, Van Gogh, Cézanne, Vuillard, Bonnard, Derain, Matisse, Legros and Rodin.

About the Author: Professor Frances Fowle holds a joint post as Senior Curator of French Art at the National Galleries of Scotland and Chair of Nineteenth-Century Art at the University of Edinburgh. She has published widely on nineteenth-century art, collecting and the art market. Her most recent NGS publication was the highly successful Pin-Ups: Toulouse Lautrec & the Art of Celebrity (2018)

Pre-order only. This book is not printed yet and the cover artwork may change, copies are expected for dispatch around September 2021.

  • Size 24.5 x 26.5 cm
  • Format Paperback
  • Page count 136 printed pages
  • Illustrations over 100 colour
  • ISBN 9781911054467
  • Authors Frances Fowle
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