The Little Manet Discover the Life and Work of the Father of Modernity by Catherine du Duve
  

The Little Manet Discover the Life and Work of the Father of Modernity

Written by Catherine du Duve
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The Little Manet Discover the Life and Work of the Father of Modernity by Catherine du Duve

In his studio, Manet doesn't paint according to the rules of the time. He admires the old masters, but paints modern day life. What does he paint? Social gatherings in the Tuileries Gardens, women wearing crinolines, men in top hats. What an odd luncheon - Scandalous! What is this new way of painting? Manet has his own style. He opens the door onto modern art! The mpressionists follow in his footsteps - Ole! Imagine the corrida and the matador, Hop into the hot air balloon and soar above the Universal Exhibition. Meet the renowned writer Zola, Manet's friend. And enjoy yourself at the Folies-Bergere!

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Catherine du Duve
More books by Catherine du Duve

Publisher

Happy Museum an imprint of Kate art edition

Publication date

1st November 2012

ISBN

9782930382722


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