Artists in Residence
A Guide to the Homes and Studios of Eight 19Th-Century Painters in and Around Paris
ISBN10: 1892145006 ISBN13: 9781892145000 Contributors: Faust, Marina (Photographer) Publisher: Little Bookroom Published: Jan 1 2001 Pages: 143 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 6.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Open to the public, the homes and studios of eight celebrated nineteenth-century painters—Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Gustave Courbet, Eugène Delacroix, Gustave Moreau, Rosa Bonheur, Jean-François Millet, and Charles-François Daubigny—provide intimate insights into their work and personalities as well as pleasurable day-long itineraries in and around Paris. A writer and a photographer, both of whose work appears frequently in Architectural Digest, present sumptuous portraits of these painters’ lives and times. Travel information includes discriminating hotel and restaurant recommendations; sites of related interest; excursions to nearby châteaux and medieval fortress towns; directions for travel by car and train; museums in Paris with works by each artist; phone and fax numbers and email addresses for all listings.