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Ingres and his Critics

Ingres and his Critics

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  • Date Published: October 2005
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521842433

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  • Spanning his renunciation of the Salon in 1834 until his large retrospective at the crucial 1855 Universal Exposition, this book examines the critical writing and journalistic reportage on Jean-Auguste-Dominque Ingres. It demonstrates how Ingres shaped his career in the rapidly evolving art world of mid-nineteenth century Paris. While enjoying the benefits of his affiliation with the Academy, the artist also pursued certain modes of presentation, most notably the single-artist exhibition and illustrated monograph, through which he distanced himself from the embattled world of artistic officialdom.

    • Extensive consideration of articles and reviews that have never entered modern bibliographies on the artist
    • Discussion of important but neglected episodes in the artist's career
    • Translations of extensive passages of critical writing on Ingres, never before available in English
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    "An intriguing review of the artistry of Ingres and subsequent reception to his works." --International Art Treasures Art Magazine

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    • Date Published: October 2005
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521842433
    • length: 334 pages
    • dimensions: 263 x 186 x 25 mm
    • weight: 1.058kg
    • contains: 54 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Le Martyre de Saint Symphorien at the 1834 Salon
    2. La Stratonice
    3. La Gloire a Domicile: the studio exhibitions of 1841–1842
    4. The painter behind the canvas
    5. The oeuvre de M. Ingres.

  • Author

    Andrew Carrington Shelton, Ohio State University

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