From Poussin to Matisse: The Russian Taste for French Painting

By: Kuznetsova, Irina; [et al]

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168 pages; 51 plates. Works from the Hermitage and the Pushkin Museums that traced Russian admiration for French art beginning with Catherine the Great and continuing to the 20th century. One essay discusses the collectors, Sergei Shuchukin (Matisse) and Ivan Morozov (Sisley and Cezanne). Both collections were nationalized after the October Revolution of 1918.

Title: From Poussin to Matisse: The Russian Taste for French Painting

Author Name: Kuznetsova, Irina; [et al]

Categories: Art-France, Belgium, Art & Design,

Publisher: Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago: 1990

ISBN Number: 0-86559-086-9

ISBN Number 13: 9780865590861

Binding: Pictorial Wrapper (softcover)

Book Condition: Very Good.

Type: Exhibition Catalogue

Size: 4to

Seller ID: 000032

Keywords: Russia, Russian Collectors, French Art poussin matisse,