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Sargent watercolors

Donelson F Hoopes

Sargent watercolors

by Donelson F Hoopes

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Published by Watson-Guptill Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sargent, John Singer, -- 1856-1925

  • Edition Notes

    Reproductions of watercolors are from the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Brooklyn Museum of Art

    Statementby Donelson F. Hoopes
    ContributionsMetropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), Brooklyn Museum
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17571041M
    ISBN 100823046419

    Get this from a library! Sargent watercolors. [Donelson F Hoopes; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Brooklyn Museum.] -- "This volume, illustrated entirely with full-page color plates, is the first book devoted exclusively to Sargent's work in watercolor. Published in cooperation with The Metropolitan Museum of Art and. John Singer Sargent was one of the leading portraits painters of his generation, creating images of Edwardian Era high society. A prolific artist, he produced around oil paintings, over 2, watercolors and even more sketches and preliminary studies. Born in Italy to American parents, Sargent spent his childhood traveling through ality: American.

    “John Singer Sargent Watercolors,” a Brooklyn Museum show that also features works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, highlights a different side of an artist best known for his flattering oil portraits of the rich. John Singer Sargent watercolors. See more pins.   Sargent’s watercolors, Carbone explained, were painted in a “spectacular shorthand”: “He was a master of corrective technique—he could make alterations where an amateur couldn’t.”Author: Joshua Rothman.

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John Singer Sargent Watercolors reunites nearly works from these collections for the first time, arranging them by themes and subjects: sunlight on stone, figures reclining on grass, patterns of light and shadow.

Enhanced by biographical and technical essays, and lavishly illustrated with color reproductions, this publication introduces readers to the full sweep of Sargent’s accomplishments in this medium, in works /5(84). This volume, illustrated entirely with full-page color plates, is the first book devoted exclusively to Sargent's work in watercolor.

Published in cooperation with The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Brooklyn Museum, the book includes a representative selection from /5(13). Sargent carried his watercolors on his travels; They were ideally suited to capturing the scene, the light, the air, wherever he found himself.

This book serves as a record of his travels, Sargent watercolors book the paintings he produced in Palestine, Northern Africa, the Canadian Rockies, Italy, Switzerland, Spain, and by: 2.

If you are an artist that loves John Singer Sargent and wants to see high resolution paintings, then do not buy this book. This book is filled with grey scaled images and small scaled paintings.

It does not provide up close, details, nor accurate colors. Furthermore it doesn't give you a feeling of Sargent's working process/5(52). John Singer Sargent's approach to watercolor was unconventional. Going beyond turn-of-the-century standards for carefully delineated and composed landscapes filled with transparent washes, his confidently bold, dense strokes and loosely defined forms startled critics and fellow practitioners alike/5.

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Enhanced by biographical and technical essays, and lavishly illustrated with color reproductions, this publication introduces readers to the full sweep of Sargent’s accomplishments in this medium, in works. John Singer Sargent (Janu – Ap ) John Singer Sargent (Janu – Ap ) was the most successful portrait painter of his era, as well as a gifted landscape painter and t was born in Florence, Italy to American parents.

Sargent studied in Italy and Germany, and then in Paris under Emile Auguste Carolus-Duran. Presenting more than 90 of Sargent’s dazzling works, this exhibition, co-organized with the Brooklyn Museum, combines for the first time the two most significant collections of watercolor paintings by John Singer Sargent (–), images created by a consummate artist with daring compositional strategies and a complex technique.

Sargent watercolor techniques: Five observations This is the last weekend for the Sargent Watercolor exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. The show combines the best watercolors of the collections of the MFA and the Brooklyn museum, along with a few oils.

There is no mention of stretching paper. This is a book about Sargent's watercolors, not about how to copy them. The some dozen pages of text at the front offer an excellent synopsis of Sargent's art and career. Then, each plate's notes expand on that theme.

The quality of the reproductions is, of course, not excellent.5/5(1). For Sargent, however, the watercolours were not so much about swagger as about a new way of thinking. In watercolour as opposed to oils his vision became more personal and his works more interconnected.

Presenting nearly works of art, this book is the first major publication of Sargents watercolours in twenty years. The watercolors in this book are nearly all landscapes, and nearly all are slapdash studies by an artist capable of much better.

A couple of time he actually tries and really achieves something outstanding, but Sargent seemed to have little interest in anything except portraiture/5. Splendid Mountain Watercolours or Splendid Mountain Sketchbook is a collection of sketches and watercolors by John Singer Sargent (–), executed when he was fourteen years old, and on a summer excursion to Switzerland ’s Bernese Alps in the Berner Oberland in The Watercolors of John Singer Sargent by Little, Carl and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at John Singer Sargent was most famous as a portrait painter of Edwardian and Georgian high society, but many consider his watercolors his greatest achievement.

This handsome volume, illustrated entirely with full-page color plates, is devoted exclusively to Sargent's work in watercolor. It has been published in cooperation with The Metropolitan.

from the book, John Sargent, by the Hon. Evan Charteris, K. C., published by Scribner’s & Sons in The book also contains many letters to and from Sargent, and fascinating anecdotes about Sargent’s personal life.

As of this writing, this book is out of print. If you admire Sargent and his work then tracking down a used copy isFile Size: 4MB. Sargent's Watercolor Brushwork Created apparent detail and object perceptions using both broad effects and individual brush strokes; defined only what he wanted to define, and left a lot quickly stated.

John Singer Sargent Watercolors reunites nearly one hundred works from these two collections for the first time. Together they trace Sargent’s path across Europe and the Middle East as he explored the subjects and themes that habitually attracted his attention: sunlight on stone, reclining figures, patterns of light and shadow.

John Singer Sargent's work in watercolor was unorthodox. He overturned traditional contemporary compositional standards and avoided the obviously picturesque, developing an audacious and sophisticated technique, an expression of his personal modern aesthetic/5(11).

This book just grew and grew into an interesting enjoyment of the lives of the subject, and painter, the damnation of the painting, the down hill slide of Madame X and the rise of John Singer Sargent as America's greatest Artist to date.

the story just unfolds so graciously with a cast of every important personality in the field of art on both /5.John Singer Sargent (American, –).

Villa di Marlia, Lucca: A Fountain, Translucent watercolor and touches of opaque watercolor and wax resist with graphite underdrawing, 15 7 ⁄ 8 x 20 7 ⁄ 8 in. ( × cm). Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The.

John Singer Sargent Watercolors reunites nearly works from these collections for the first time, arranging them by themes and subjects: sunlight on stone, figures reclining on grass, patterns of light and shadow. Enhanced by biographical and technical essays, and lavishly illustrated with color reproductions, this publication introduces readers to the full sweep of Sargent’s Author: Erica Hirshler.