Manet and the Painters of Modern Life
Author: KRELL, ALAN
Pub Date: 01/04/1996
Availability: In stock
Manet challenged the society in which he lived through his art. He engaged with a Realist tradition, rather than Impressionism, and drew widely on the art of the past. This study examines the artist's intentions and the critical receptions of his work, manifested in cruel parodies and cartoons.