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Degas Pastels (Watson-Guptill Famous Artists)

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Synopsis:

Each of these handsome volumes contains 32 large color plates reproduced with superb fidelity on special paper. The informative text and detailed captions will provide inspiration and fresh insight for all who admire great painting.

This elucidating book documents the passion that Edgar Degas had for pastels, his radical experiments with color, texture, distortions of space, and unorthodox lighting that widely influenced other painters.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823012763
Subtitle:
Pastels
Author:
Werner, Alfred
Author:
Werner, Alfred
Publisher:
Watson-Guptill
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Individual Artist
Subject:
History, modern
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Arts, fine
Subject:
Degas, edgar, 1834-1917
Subject:
History - Impressionism
Subject:
Pastel drawing
Subject:
Pastel drawing, French.
Subject:
Criticism - General
Subject:
History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945)
Edition Number:
Paperback ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Watson-Guptill Famous Artists
Series Volume:
197-82
Publication Date:
19840901
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
88
Dimensions:
11.05x10.27x.42 in. 1.26 lbs.

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Product details 88 pages Watson-Guptill Publications - English 9780823012763 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Each of these handsome volumes contains 32 large color plates reproduced with superb fidelity on special paper. The informative text and detailed captions will provide inspiration and fresh insight for all who admire great painting.

This elucidating book documents the passion that Edgar Degas had for pastels, his radical experiments with color, texture, distortions of space, and unorthodox lighting that widely influenced other painters.

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