Taking Time

Chardin's House of Cards

Juliet Carey, Pierre Rosenberg, Katie Scott

 
Date Published :
June 2012
Publisher :
Paul Holberton Publishing
Language:
English
Series :
Waddesdon Manor
Illustration :
100 color illustrations
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781907372339
Pages : 128
Dimensions : 10.25 X 8.25 inches
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$50.00

Overview
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This book accompanies an exhibition at Waddesdon that will unite Chardin’s four paintings of a boy with a house of cards for the first time (loans come from the Musée du Louvre, Paris; National Gallery, London; National Gallery of Art, Washington DC), allowing us to examine Chardin’s treatment of the subject in the context of his fascination with themes of play, childhood and adolescence.

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