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Constantin Guys Crimean War drawings, 1854-1856 :[exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art, July 18-August 30, 1978] by Karen W. Smith

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Published by The Museum in Cleveland .
Written in English


  • Guys, Constantin, 1805-1892 -- Exhibitions,
  • Crimean War, 1853-1856 -- Art and the war -- Exhibitions,
  • Drawing, French -- Exhibitions

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Bibliography: p. 84.

StatementKaren W. Smith.
ContributionsCleveland Museum of Art.
LC ClassificationsDK215 .S64
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4727134M
ISBN 100910386439
LC Control Number78014991

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Exhibition catalogue. D.j., [60] p. 50 ill. (29 color). Catalogue of 73 works exhibited (47 watercolors and drawings by Constantin Guys and 26 prints and posters by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec). Introduction by Bruno Streiff; comprehensive bibliography of exhibitions and references on Constantin Guys' drawings, with chronology for Toulouse-Lautrec. Series: PARIS MUSEES Hardcover: pages Publisher: Paris Musées (Octo ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x 10 inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #17,, in Books (See Top in Books)Price: $ COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grappe, Georges. Constantin Guys. Paris, Librairie artistique internationale [] (OCoLC) Named Person.

Constantin Guys was a Crimean War correspondent, water color painter and illustrator for British and French newspapers. Baudelaire called him the "painter of modern life," and wrote a long essay on Guys in which he extensively praised his works, under the pseudonym "Monsieur G".Birth place: Vlissingen, Netherlands. Constantin Guys, (born or , Flushing, Neth.—died Dec. 13, , Paris), cartoonist and comic illustrator who depicted the fashionable world of the French Second Empire (–70). A fighter for Greek independence in his youth, Guys reported the Crimean War (–56) for The Illustrated London News. Settling in Paris in the s, he continued to work for the News as . Constantin Guys “has everywhere sought after the fugitive, fleeting beauty of present-day life, the distinguishing character of that quality which, with the reader’s kind permission, we have called ‘modernity’. 48 Color Paintings of Constantin Guys - Dutch Watercolor Painter (December 3, - Decem ) - Kindle edition by Jacek Michalak, Constantin Guys. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 48 Color Paintings of Constantin Guys - Dutch Watercolor Painter (December .

Constantin Guys was a French painter and illustrator, who represented Realism movement. In his works, Guys depicted the life of Second French Empire. Also, he reported the Crimean War (–) for "The Illustrated London News". Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grappe, Georges. Constantin Guys. Berlin: O. Beckmann Verlag, [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Constantin Guys. Exposition d'oeuvres de Constantin Guys ( [!]): aquarelles, sépias, lavis, du ler au 24 mai Glerie L. Dru, Paris Galerie L. Dru, - 15 pages. The Painter of Modern Times: Constantin Guys. An original article from History Today magazine,