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The Judgment of Paris: The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism

ISBN13: 9780802714664
ISBN: 0802714668
Binding: Hardcover
List Price: $28.0
Publisher: Walker & Company
Published Date:
Edition 1st Us Edition
Pages: 464
Average Goodreads rating: 3.83/5 (189 ratings)

The critically acclaimed author of Brunelleschi's Dome chronicles the origins of Impressionism against the backdrop of the artistic and cultural events of the nineteenth century as exemplified in the work of two artists - Ernest Meissonier, the most successful artist of his era, and Edouard Manet, reviled in his time but who heralded a radical change in the history of art.