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The Resource Shocking Paris : Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse, Stanley Meisler

Shocking Paris : Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse, Stanley Meisler

Label
Shocking Paris : Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse
Title
Shocking Paris
Title remainder
Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Meisler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For a couple of decades before World War II, a group of immigrant painters and sculptors-- including Amedeo Modigliani, Marc Chagall, Chaim Soutine and Jules Pascin-- dominated the new art scene of Montparnasse in Paris. Art critics gave them the name "the School of Paris" to set them apart from the French-born young artists of the period. Modigliani and Chagall eventually attained enormous worldwide popularity, but in those earlier days, most School of Paris painters looked on Soutine as their most talented contemporary
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 759.4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ND553.S7
LC item number
M45 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Shocking Paris : Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse, Stanley Meisler
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/807/9781137278807/image/lgcover.9781137278807.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La Ruche, young Soutine, and the Russian Jews -- Modi, Montparnasse, Netter and Zbo -- Midi, landscapes in turmoil, a pastry chef and assaults on the canvas -- Dr. Barnes, the discovery of Soutine and the rise of the foreigners -- Marc Chagall, the great Bakst, Paris and the October Revolution -- Andre Warnod, the School of Paris and the Jews -- Artistes Juifs, Rembrandt's Carcass of Beef and the daughter of Elie Faure -- The Great Depression, Pascin, the death of Zbo and the judgments of Soutine -- Idyll, Madeleine and Marcellin and the portrait -- Charles Maurras, Léon Blum and the resurgence of anti-Semitism --Mademoiselle Garde, trapped aliens and roundup in the Vélodrome -- The Fall of France, Vichy and a death warrant -- Two American heroes, the escape of Chagall and the fall of the School of Paris -- Marie-Berthe, hiding and a desperate dash to Paris -- The aftermath
Control code
2014030853
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
238 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137278807
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014030853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881437100
Label
Shocking Paris : Soutine, Chagall and the outsiders of Montparnasse, Stanley Meisler
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/807/9781137278807/image/lgcover.9781137278807.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La Ruche, young Soutine, and the Russian Jews -- Modi, Montparnasse, Netter and Zbo -- Midi, landscapes in turmoil, a pastry chef and assaults on the canvas -- Dr. Barnes, the discovery of Soutine and the rise of the foreigners -- Marc Chagall, the great Bakst, Paris and the October Revolution -- Andre Warnod, the School of Paris and the Jews -- Artistes Juifs, Rembrandt's Carcass of Beef and the daughter of Elie Faure -- The Great Depression, Pascin, the death of Zbo and the judgments of Soutine -- Idyll, Madeleine and Marcellin and the portrait -- Charles Maurras, Léon Blum and the resurgence of anti-Semitism --Mademoiselle Garde, trapped aliens and roundup in the Vélodrome -- The Fall of France, Vichy and a death warrant -- Two American heroes, the escape of Chagall and the fall of the School of Paris -- Marie-Berthe, hiding and a desperate dash to Paris -- The aftermath
Control code
2014030853
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
238 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781137278807
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014030853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881437100

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