Description - Jules Breton by Annette Bourrut Lacouture
This documented work is designed to pay Breton the tribute that he deserves. It traces the development of his career and the forces that influenced him from his childhood through his early training in Belgium and Paris to his years in Brittany. The volume presents and discusses a number of important paintings by Breton, some of which have been almost unknown until now, and it shows how they reflect the artist's social and humanitarian concerns as well as his painterly abilities.
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(280mm x 252mm x 25mm)
Yale University Press
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Author Biography - Annette Bourrut Lacouture
Annette Bourrut Lacouture is an art historian and specialist on Jules Breton and nineteenth-century French art. She is curator of this exhibition.