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The Resource Rendez-vous with art, Philippe de Montebello, Martin Gayford

Rendez-vous with art, Philippe de Montebello, Martin Gayford

Label
Rendez-vous with art
Title
Rendez-vous with art
Statement of responsibility
Philippe de Montebello, Martin Gayford
Title variation
Rendezvous with art
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a book that includes more than 70 images of some the great works of art, the longest-serving director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in its history joins with a noted art critic to attempt to answer the question: How, and why, do we look at art? 10,000 first printing
Tone
Writing style
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10387933
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Montebello, Philippe
Dewey number
701.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gayford, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • De Montebello, Philippe
  • Art
  • Art appreciation
Target audience
adult
Label
Rendez-vous with art, Philippe de Montebello, Martin Gayford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "With 75 illustrations."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Yellow jasper lips at the Met -- 1. An afternoon in Florence -- 2. A flood and a chimera -- 3. Immersed in the Bargello -- 4. A sense of place -- 5. The case of the Duccio Madonna -- 6. In the Met Cafe -- 7. Princely collections -- 8. An artistic "Education sentimentale" -- 9. Lost in the Louvre -- 10. Crows and the power of art -- 11. Heaven and Hell in the Prado -- 12. Hieronymus Bosch and the hell of looking at art with other people -- 13. Titian and Velasquez -- 14. "Las Meninas" -- 15. Goya : an excursion -- 16. Rubens, Tiepolo, Goya again -- 17. Rotterdam : museums and their discontents -- 18. Star-spotting at the Mauritshuis -- 19. Where do you put it? -- Exploring the rainforests of Paris -- 21. Hunting lions at the British Museum -- 22. Lunch in the Great Court -- 23. Fragments
Control code
ocn889943163
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780500239247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Rendez-vous with art, Philippe de Montebello, Martin Gayford
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index
  • "With 75 illustrations."
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Yellow jasper lips at the Met -- 1. An afternoon in Florence -- 2. A flood and a chimera -- 3. Immersed in the Bargello -- 4. A sense of place -- 5. The case of the Duccio Madonna -- 6. In the Met Cafe -- 7. Princely collections -- 8. An artistic "Education sentimentale" -- 9. Lost in the Louvre -- 10. Crows and the power of art -- 11. Heaven and Hell in the Prado -- 12. Hieronymus Bosch and the hell of looking at art with other people -- 13. Titian and Velasquez -- 14. "Las Meninas" -- 15. Goya : an excursion -- 16. Rubens, Tiepolo, Goya again -- 17. Rotterdam : museums and their discontents -- 18. Star-spotting at the Mauritshuis -- 19. Where do you put it? -- Exploring the rainforests of Paris -- 21. Hunting lions at the British Museum -- 22. Lunch in the Great Court -- 23. Fragments
Control code
ocn889943163
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9780500239247
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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