Beispielbild für diese ISBN

James Ensor: From the Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp and Swiss Collections

Nina Zimmer, Anne-Brigite Fonsmark, Herwig Todts, James Ensor,

0 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 3775737227 / ISBN 13: 9783775737227
Verlag: Hatje Cantz Publishers February 2014, 2014
Neu Zustand: New Hardcover
Verkäufer Hennessey + Ingalls (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 8. April 2013 Verkäuferbewertung 5 Sterne

Anzahl: 1

Neu kaufen
Preis: EUR 57,22 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 4,62 Innerhalb USA Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen

Beschreibung

Phantoms, skulls, skeletons and other macabre figures populate the paintings, drawings and prints of James Ensor. His works are bizarre, ironic, occasionally belligerent and provocative, but always buoyed by a keen sense of humor, and his nightmarish motifs reveal the absurd and grotesque about everyday life. Ensor's interests were wide-ranging; he was as enthusiastic about Rembrandt's prints as he was about the Belgian Carnival festival and Japanese masks. In turn, early twentieth-century artists such as Alfred Kubin, Paul Klee and the German Expressionists Emil Nolde and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner were inspired by his creative power and radical rejection of traditional European ideals of beauty. This volume presents nearly 60 paintings and an equal number of drawings, which are published here for the first time.James Ensor (1860-1949) was born in Brussels where he studied at the Academie Royale des Beaux-Arts. He first exhibited his work in 1881, and received his first solo exhibition four years later. Despite initial attacks in the press, Ensor quickly found favor in his native Belgium. By 1920 he was the subject of major exhibitions; in 1929 he was named a baron by King Albert; and in 1933 he was awarded the Legion d'honneur. Ensor rarely left Belgium, and endeared himself to the people of Ostend, where he spent most of his life, as a familiar figure about town. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 151564

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: James Ensor: From the Royal Museum of Fine ...

Verlag: Hatje Cantz Publishers February 2014

Erscheinungsdatum: 2014

Einband: Hardcover

Zustand: New

Über diesen Titel

Reseña del editor:

Phantoms, skulls, skeletons and other macabre figures populate the paintings, drawings and prints of James Ensor. His works are bizarre, ironic, occasionally belligerent and provocative, but always buoyed by a keen sense of humor, and his nightmarish motifs reveal the absurd and grotesque about everyday life. Ensor's interests were wide-ranging; he was as enthusiastic about Rembrandt's prints as he was about the Belgian Carnival festival and Japanese masks. In turn, early twentieth-century artists such as Alfred Kubin, Paul Klee and the German Expressionists Emil Nolde and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner were inspired by his creative power and radical rejection of traditional European ideals of beauty. This volume presents nearly 60 paintings and an equal number of drawings, which are published here for the first time. James Ensor (1860-1949) was born in Brussels where he studied at the Acad mie Royale des Beaux-Arts. He first exhibited his work in 1881, and received his first solo exhibition four years later. Despite initial attacks in the press, Ensor quickly found favor in his native Belgium. By 1920 he was the subject of major exhibitions; in 1929 he was named a baron by King Albert; and in 1933 he was awarded the L gion d'honneur. Ensor rarely left Belgium, and endeared himself to the people of Ostend, where he spent most of his life, as a familiar figure about town.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Anbieterinformationen

Since its founding in 1963, Hennessey + Ingalls has grown to fill a unique niche in American retailing. Our store is the largest art and architecture bookstore in the western United States, and it is probably the largest retail operation in the country dealing just with books on the visual arts.

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers

Geschäftsbedingungen:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described
on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your
purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the
order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30
days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your
mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond
within 2 business days.

Versandinformationen:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

Zahlungsarten
akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue