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Corot in Italy

Peter Galassi

Corot in Italy

open-air painting and the classical-landscape tradition

by Peter Galassi

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille, 1796-1875 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille, 1796-1875 -- Travel -- Italy,
    • Italy -- Description and travel,
    • Italy -- In art

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 244-251) and index.

      StatementPeter Galassi.
      ContributionsCorot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille, 1796-1875.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND553.C8 G245 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 258 p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882986M
      ISBN 100300049579
      LC Control Number90043790

      As was the tradition for young artists, Corot travelled to Italy in November - the first and longest of three trips - spending several highly productive years there. Drawn to the ruin-spotted landscapes of Rome, he made oil sketches of the Colosseum, the Castel Sant'Angelo, the Farnese gardens, and various other landmarks.   Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot was a French painter of the middle of XIX century. He is one of the artists who have paved the way for the impressionism, with his plain-air landscape oil sketches. During his trip to Italy in , Jean-Baptiste .

      In the Light of Italy: Corot and Early Open-Air Painting Philip Conisbee, Author, Jeremy Strick, With, Sarah Faunce, With Yale University Press $65 (p) ISBN . Hotel Corot - Best Price (Room Rates) Guarantee Book online deal and discounts with lowest price on Hotel Booking. Check all reviews, photos, contact number & address of Hotel Corot, Rome and Free cancellation of Hotel/5().

      Known for bridging the Neoclassic tradition of allegory set in nature with Realism and plein air practice, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot embarked on his artistic career by studying landscape painting. Although he initially struggled to gain acceptance in the establishment, Corot flourished as a landscapist, benefiting from multiple trips around Europe, especially Italy. Corot in Italy: Open-Air Painting and the Classical-Landscape Tradition Peter Galassi, Author Yale University Press $35 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.


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I can't praise this book enough. Corot's work in Italy are in my mind some of the greatest plein air painting ever his work compared to his contemporaries etc. is very interesting. One also appreciates the allure of the Italian landscape.

Corot is sometimes viewed as the father of Impressionism(his later work).Cited by: 1. Corot in Italy is plentifully and beautifully illustrated, with many near-life-sized details that make Corot's firm touch as evident as reproductions can.

A delight to look at, Corot in Italy is also a delight to read—lucid, intelligent, and blissfully free of jargon, Galassi has a gift for the telling phrase and—a scarce commodity these.

a selection of beautiful landscape paintings, this book illustrates the influence of the italian countryside on painters visiting from france and italy, mostly in the early 's. the views of the countryside around rome and some old buildings in naples are particularly fresh and vivacious.

many of the paintings have an unfinished look which may bother some readers, but i find this Cited by: 1. A critical study of Corot's Italian landscapes which also looks at the significance of early outdoor painting in Italy and shows how Corot's work marks the culmination of the Neoclassical tradition.

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Generously illustrated with scores of beautiful paintings unfamiliar even Pages: Offers a critical examination of the landscape paintings of Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (). "Establishes here for the first time the coherence and significance of. Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French: [ʒɑ̃ kɔ.ʁo]; J – Febru ) was a French landscape and portrait painter as well as a printmaker in etching.

He is a pivotal figure in landscape painting and his vast output simultaneously references the Neo-Classical tradition and anticipates the plein-air Birth place: Paris, France.

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Corot's work marks the culmination of the tradition, the last, flowering of the classical landscape ideal. Drawing on the efforts of scholars, dealers, and collectors, Galassi establishes the coherence and significance of early outdoor painting in Italy.

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